A loan helped a member to buy stock items, ingredients and merchandise for their businesses.


Unidos Para El Exito Group's story

The “Unidos por el Éxito” (United for Success) communal bank is located in the Agustino settlement. It is represented by Vilma, 45, who is the bank president. She has four children who are independent and have formed their own families.

The communal bank has collaborated with EDAPROSPO-Prosperidad for the last two-and-a-half years. It has 10 enterprising members that are in a variety of commercial activities in their homes and door-to-door. Some of the activities are: sale of prepared meals and fast food, clothing sales, grocery sales, clothing manufacturing, manufacturing and sales of bed sheets, pig raising, beauty products sales and home cleaning services.

The recent loan will be destined to buy merchandise to stock their businesses as well as for ingredients and materials. Their expectations are to have higher income in order to proviD. their families with a better quality of life as well as having a more stable income to improve their children’s education.

The members are excited and grateful to be able to work with the institution and pledge to meet their obligations.

(A member’s daughter appears in the photo)

In this group: Vilma America, Hilda Emperatriz, Beatriz Rossana, Alex Carlos, Luis Alberto, Carmen Rosa, Rosa Maria, Morelia Nataly, Maria A, Juan Alfonso

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz.



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