A loan of $2,575 helped a member purchase of fruits, vegetables, baked goods and general food items.

Kuña Marangatu Group's story

Ms. Ramona L. is the person who managed to form a committee in the place where she lives, which is in Acaray Km 20 in the San Felipe neighborhood in Ciudad del Este ("City of the East"). She contacted her neighbors and friends to form the committee in that area. The committee is called "Kuña Marangatu" and is in its fifth loan cycle. It has 14 members, each with her own livelihood. They are very united, responsible and supportive of each other.

Mrs. Ramona has a grocery store to support her family full time. She needs a loan to purchase a wider variety of products to better satisfy her customers. She would like to buy more fruits, vegetables, baked goods, beverages, etc.

In this group: Maria Bernardita, Ramona, Ana Rosa, Graciela, Maria Ofelia, Georgina, Nilda, Catalina, Maria Genoveva, Alba, Evangelista, Teodolina, Fermina*, Florentina*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kara Gibson

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