A loan of $2,400 helped a member buy material to make footwear and blankets with.


Alfa Y Omega Group's story

The "ALFA Y OMEGA" loan group begins its second cycle with Pro Mujer as part of the Germán Busch focal centre. This is a new group which has been fomed to receive credit, training and healthcare services. It has nine members that work in several activities: making and selling shoes, making and selling crochet blankets, selling furniture, making carpets, making hats, selling vegetables, owning a hardware store, selling meat and making carpets. The treasurer, who sits on the group board, ensures that all financial transactions are in order and enforces the internal rules of the group. The treasurer of the "Alfa Omega" loan group is SaturN., who is on her second cycle. She has been making and selling shoes for 6 years, and she also weaves blankets. The loan of 2,000 bolivares is for the purchase of material to make footwear with. She usually sells her products at La Ceja, from 7 in the morning to 12 noon.

In this group: Saturnina, Edwin, Liliana*, Lidia, Susana, Maria Gabriel, Graciela Esperanza, Teodora Mery
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alba Sort


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