A loan helped a member to buy ingredients, such as flour, eggs, shortening, and other products, to continue making the confectionary items she sells.


Unidos Group's story

This group is called Unidos. They are from the city of Caaguazú. They set a goal to grow, not only financially but also as people. They are seeking a way to improve themselves and move forward.

Justa is one of the group members. She works making desserts. She says she has a steady clientele who always buy from her because everything she makes is delicious and quite pleasing to her customers.

Justa is a sacrificial person. Despite difficulties she never gives up, but seeks a way to continue improving. She seeks this loan to buy ingredients to continue making her products, such as flour, eggs, shortening, and other products.

Note that only one person appears in the photo although this is a group loan. A group photo wasn't possible due to restrictions on social gatherings because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

In this group: Ofelio, Nilda, Reinaldo, Fredy, Romina, Anibal, Hugo, Cynthia, Justa, Richard, Juan

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Laurie Hiller.


This loan is special because:

It includes a basic health insurance plan.



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