A loan of $725 helped a member to buy basic grains, meat, etc.


El Museo Group's story

The 'Museo' (Museum) group is made up of three hard-working and entrepreneurial women from Managua. The group's coordinator is 32 year-old Ileana Z. Chavarría, who started selling soft drinks and food five years ago. With her profits, she set up a small sales location. She will invest her loan in her business, buying basic grains, meat, etc.

The other members of the group are 58 year-old Flor de María S. who has owned a tortilla bakery for seven years, and 50 year-old Joaquina Avilés Gonzales who has owned a grocery store for three years.

In this group: Ileana, Flor , Joaquina
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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