Fighting for a better future? We need your help.

Creating a more equitable world takes a lot of time and energy, but at Kiva we’re in it for the long haul. 100% of money lent on Kiva goes to funding loans. That means we rely on donations from people like you to make this work possible.
Your donation of any size makes a difference. Thanks for investing in a better future,
Premal Shah, President & Co-Founder, Kiva
  • $25
  • $35
  • $50
  • Submit
  • Other

A loan of $3,850 helped a member to purchase products and ingredients.

Mujeres Positivas Group's story

Julia is 44 years old and lives with her partner. They both make clothing. She has a small stO. in the market in the J zone of Huaycán. She has been selling vegetables for mO. than 15 years. Her business has grown bit by bit. In a normal day she tends to approximately 20 customers in her business. She would like for Edaprospo to do mO. trainings so she could have mO. capital and be able to expand her business mO..

Florina is 43 years old and lives with her partner. She has had a small restaurant for the past 2 years. She got the idea to have this business because she was worried about being able to help her children with their studies. She serves breakfast and lunch and usually serves 50 meals per day. She uses her loans to buy the rice and other things for the kitchen. She says it is a big help for her and that she has been working with Edaprospo for 4 years. She would also like to have mO. training workshops and learn how to proviD. better service to her customers.

Sonia is 40 years old and is separated. She has been selling clothing in the Central Market of Huaycán for 8 years. She has her own stO. and works on her own. At first she only sold toys, but now she has mO. things likes jeans, polo shirts, sweaters, etc. She would like to expand her business and have mO. customers because right now she only has about 3 customers per day.

In this group: Orfelinda Dominica, Sonia, Florinda, Honorata Julia, Gliceria , Julia , Reina , Josefina, Rosa Elvira, Nery Gladys

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jennifer Day

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details