A loan of $2,350 helped a member to enlarge the locale to sell Mexican food.

Piedragacha Group's story

This photo was taken at Umbelina’s house, a member of the Piedra Gacha group, which is located in the state of VeraC.. In the photo one can see all the members of the group.

She has sold fast food snacks; she started this business two years ago. She’s asking for a loan to enlarge the locale to accommodate more clientele. Her neighbors classify her as being a hard working person.

She is happy at the time of requesting the loan. She is 54 years old and finished high school. She’s married and has a son.

She wants the loan to enlarge the locale and she also expects that her sales and income will increase.

Esther S. is the group President. She’s 21 years old and finished middle school. She’s married and has two children. She has sold shoes for the last year. She is asking for the loan to increase her credit at the shoe shop.

The group has 9 members and this is their first loan request.

In this group: Martha Olga, Damariz, Mercedes, Maria Luisa, Esther, Yesica Ivette, Maria Elena*, Rosa Maria Francisca, Maria Umbelina

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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