A loan of $3,100 helped a member to purchase merchandise to stock a general store.

Virgen Del Rosario Group's story

In the city of Yaguaron a group of women came together with the common goal of investing in their businesses and to learn about new productive businesses. Since then they have endeavored to join the program, a welcome event for the benefits the programs brings.

The group's name is Virgen del Rosario and they are currently on their fourth loan cycle. It is made up of 18 enterprising women who put their best foot forward with the goal of improving their incomes.

The members of the group are hard working, beautiful women who have invested their loans in their respective businesses in order to provide their families with the best possible. One of the members is Concepcion and she has a general store from where she sells basic needs products for the entire family. She is very happy with her business because it helps keep her family well fed and she is able to cover all their expenses.

She is always ready to invest in the purchase of merchandise to supply her store. She requests a loan to purchase pastas, sugar, rice, and pastries among other items.

In this group: Concepción, Enma, Calixta, Buenaventura, Francisca, Selva, Bernarda, Marciana, Pablina, Angelina, Gerarda, Valentina, Calixta, Gladis, Elida, Esperanza, Julia*, Maria*
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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