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El Buen Pastor Group's story

The united group “El Buen Pastor” (The Good Shepherd) is made up of Ana María R. Méndez, Sabrina de los Ángeles P., and Xiomara M. E.; three women who find themselves at different stages of their lives, but who contribute and are united in an activity that benefits them all.

Ana María is 56 years old and sells cosmetics and perfumes, which she buys in bulk and then resells at retail. She is the group’s coordinator.

Sabrina sells vegetables and tamales from spot in the city marketplace. At 69, she makes the tamales herself.

Finally, Xiomara sells cosmetics, clothing, hair coloring, and accessories in her community and sectors near her home.

In this group: Ana Maria, Sabrina De Los Angeles, Xiomara
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes



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