A loan of $3,800 helped a member para comprar mercancía de abarrotes y refrescos.

Juanitas Group's story

This group is called “Juanitas” and is located in the State of Mexico. It’s maD. up of 11 members. Ms. Sandra P. is 28 years old and a member of the group. She is single and has a junior high school education. She’s lived in this community her whole life and began selling groceries two years ago.

Her customers say that they no longer have to walk to the nearest store that was nearly 500 meters from the neighborhood, thanks to her business, and they feel comfortable buying from her. Upon requesting this loan she felt motivated to be able to accomplish her goals. She wants this loan so that she can buy more merchandise to grow her business.

Olga B. is missing from the photograph. Emma is the woman who moved when the picture was taken. She is behind the woman wearing a black top and red pants.

In this group: Juana Felisa, Antonia Teresa, Alejandra Juana, Sandra, Emma, Isabel, Felisa Paula, Olga*, Martha Elia, Beatriz, Olga Lidia
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes

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