A loan of $3,325 helped a member to make improvements to her business.

Los Sauces Group's story

Julia S., 34, is the president of the communal bank "Los Sauces." The bank is maD. up of 9 members who are from the Los Sauces district of Ate Vitarte, which their group is named after, since all of the members live in the same area. They have been working with EDAPROSPO for 10 years.

The members of this group sacrifice a lot, between the household chores and their businesses. In the case of Julia S., she and her mother have a restaurant. She started out in the business this way, and now she runs it herself and at the same time studies English in the evenings. This loan will be invested in improvements to her business and in her studies. It is worth mentioning that each member of this group has enthusiasm and a strong desire to get ahead through hard work and dedication.

In this group: Julia Victoria, Julia, Irene Ida, Clementina, Olinda, Fulgencia, Amelia, Kelly Evelyn, Maria*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar

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