A loan of $2,300 helped a member purchase groceries.


Reyes Carvajal Group's story

The "Emprendimiento Reyes Carvajal" bank is a bank that was founded in the zone that has the same name in the south of the city of La Paz. It is a zone that is located on a small hill, which is only accessible by a line of small buses. The enterprising bank is maD. up of eight members which do various jobs to get ahead in society. This is also the situation of the president, Mrs. Daría, who sells food at the bus stop in her own area. She lives with her husband. Her children are older and already have their own families. She will invest the loan by purchasing merchandise for her kiosk such as rice, oil, potatoes, etc. In this way, she will be able to generate a greater income for her family. She is a very hard-working person and is thankful to the institution for the support it offers.

In this group: Daria, Lidia , Amalia, Veronica, Mariela , Fructuoso Vicente, Estela Maria, Florentina

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Danielle Dupre



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