A loan of $3,100 helped a member to buy assorted silver jewelry.


Fortaleza Group's story

The “Fortaleza” (Strength) committee is in the Program’s 3rd cycle in the city of Mariano Roque Alonso.

All the group members are involved in independent activities to earn income for their families.

The members form a very unified group that is capable of undergoing group activities than strengthen their companionship.

One of the members is Graciela who sells jewelry. This is an important means for her family because it generates income to cover their daily food expenses.

She comments that the training she gets helps her improve managing her income.

She belongs to a very humble but very hardworking family that tries to get ahead the best way they can.

She is asking for funds to buy jewelry to sell like: chains, necklaces, bracelets, rings, hoops, etc.

In this group: Graciela, Zunilda, Vilda, Diana, Reineria, Noemi, Ruth, Patricia, Maria, Maria, Dionisia, Petronilda, Marcelina, Cristina, Constancia, Patricia, Cirila

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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