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A loan of $3,475 helped a member to invest in her business.

Las Dueñas Group's story

This group is called “Las Dueñas” (The Owners). It is located in the State of México and has 9 members.

Leticia R. D. L. C., 37, is group President. She finished 9th graD.. She is a merchant. She has three children, one girl and two boys. She has sold tortillas for the last year.

Rubí R. Martínez, 23, is another group member. She finished 9th graD.. She’s married and has two daughters. She sells embroidered crafts, a business she started two years ago. She is asking for funds to buy fabric and thread.

Her customers are people in her community who order napkins and tablecloths from her.

At the moment of requesting the loan she feels happy. She wants to invest the funds in material.

In this group: Rubi, Leticia, Gloria, Rosa, Juana, Elvia, Marina, Maria Del Carmen, Julia Reyna

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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