A loan helped a member to buy quinoa in bulk.


El Alba Group's story

The Communal Bank “El Alba” is part of the Uyuni agency. This group consists of eight members and is led by a Board of Directors in which Sra. Ayda is the president.

Ayda is 34 years old, single, and has a child. She has a business of selling quinoa. Her loan will be used to buy quinoa that she will acquire from wholesale vendors and then sell at her shop. By working in this manner, she will be able to generate income for her family. Ayda asks that the lenders place their trust in her Communal Bank group.

Note: The photo only shows those members who make up the Board of Directors.

In this group: Ayda, Yersom Gorem, Mercedes, Abad Elvis, Oliver, Maritza Magaly, Brisa Yobana, Santos

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women through group lending.



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