A loan of $2,900 helped a member buy soap, sugar, eggs, and other items for a business.


Alegres De La Curva Group's story

This group is called "ALEGRES DE LA CURVA" (the happy ones of the bend) and it’s located in the state of México, the town is characterized for having a dam and its landscapes. The group is made up of 10 members and this is their second loan. Mrs. Maria is the treasurer of the group, she sells groceries, work that she began more than 4 years ago. She needs the loan to better stock her business. Mrs. Maria studied up to primary school, is married, and has two children, one is 12 and the other is 18 years old. At the moment that she requested this loan she feels the drive to get ahead in life and wants the loan to buy soap, sugar, eggs and other products for her business which are requested by her customers because they are basic household goods for daily consumption. With the profits she hopes to keep investing in her business, to expand and increase the number of customers so that she can give her family a greater quality of life and to help with their economic expenses.

In this group: Maria Ignacia, Remedios, Juana, Teresa, Leticia*, Isabel, Ofelia, Irma, Dulce Maria, Catalina
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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