A loan helped a member to invest in utensils for her business, improve the display case and buy products like banana, meat and spices to make nacatamales and fritanga.


Bellas Damas Group's story

Bellas Damas is a Pro Mujer community association in Managua, Nicaragua. The group has eight members who take the financing to invest in working capital for the sale of silver and gold items, perfume, bean sales, ice, fritanga, tailoring and a food stall.
Ingrid Karina (In the middle in a dark blouse with flowers and a blue skirt) is 27 years. She is the manager of the group. She has a food stall where she has been working since she was 18. She is a four year old daughter.
A loan will allow her to invest in her business, improve her display case and buy products like bananas, meat, and spices for making nacatamales y fritanga.
Give her the boost she needs for her business!

In this group: Patricia Reyneri , Miriam Otilia , Lorena Del Carmen , Tania Alejandra , Aura Ines , Guillermina , Karen Massiel , Ingrid Karina

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lauren Jackson.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women through community support and financial training.



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