A loan of $1,125 helped a member to buy fishing nets, new and used clothing, beans, rice, butter, sugar, oil, coffee, soft drinks, soap, juice, soup, pasta, cookies, churros, candles, batteries, matches, bleach, toilet paper, sanitary towels, chilis, cereal, milk and sausages.

La Fortuna Group's story

The 'La Fortuna' group has three members: two women and one man. They have known each other for several years and work together in order to get ahead in life. They help each other whenever they have problems. We will now detail the different business activities that they are engaged in:

Antonio M. G. is married and his business is selling essential food products. He owns a grocery store and also sells seafood. He will use his loan to buy fishing nets and groceries for stocking his store.

Maria Saturnina G. is single. She sells new and used clothing in the developments and villages neighboring the community of Agua Fria. She will use her loan to buy a bundle of used clothing.

Nancy Noelia R. U. is single. Her business is selling essential food products. She owns a grocery store which is located in her home. Nancy is a woman who is firm in her business and is very keen to achieve her goals. She will use her loan to buy groceries to stock her store.

The members of this group have a great desire to get ahead in life.

In this group: Maria Saturnina, Antonio , Nancy Noelia
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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