A loan of $4,275 helped a member to purchase ingredients to prepare foods.

New Hope Group's story

Elvira is married common-law and she has 2 school-aged children. She is 33 years old and she is a member of the communal bank named "New Hope". The group is maD. up of 11 members who are involved in a variety of business activities. Elvira has been selling prepared foods at a stand in the market for the past 4 years. This business came about because her husband's income was not enough to cover the basic household expenses, including utilities, education, and food. Elvira started her business from a wish to move forward and to proviD. the best for her children. Thanks to her effort and dedication she has earned a better income. She has built her house and her children are in private school, but above all they enjoy a better quality of life. The loan that was granted to her was to purchase merchandise. We know that Elvira will achieve her goals through hard work and effort and the loans from Edaprospo (Kiva Field Partner) will help her do that.

In this group: Elvira, Enedina Lucinda, Sebastiana, Antonia, Lucila, Juana Ricardina, Angelica, Martha Juana, Zenaida, Elmer Faustino, Gloria Antonieta
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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