A loan of $2,075 helped a member to improve the school's infrastructure.


Los Emprendedores De Las Lomas Group's story

The “LOS EMPRENDEDORES D. LAS LOMAS” (The Las Lomas Entrepreneurs) communal bank has 9 enthusiastic, hard working members who are retailers for the most part. They have collaborated with EDAPROSPO-Prosperidad for the last 9 years.

Martha is a group member who also has taken on the function of Treasurer for the last four months. She is 57 years old, married and has four children three of whom still live with her.

Martha has had a school called, Alfonso Sagardia Marillas, in her home for the last 8 years. She started this business because she wanted to proviD. a better quality education to children. She tells us that she started out with just 12 students in a wooden house. With her work’s labor she has managed to improve education, the school’s infrastructure and her quality of life.

The current loan will be used to improve the school’s infrastructure.

Our members are very grateful for the support received and commit to pay their installments on time.

In this group: Martha Elena, Jessica Marlene, Hans Cristhian, Yuri Samael, Romulo, Nelson Jesus, Milagros Ruby, Maria Elena*, John Pool
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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