A loan of $3,050 helped a member to buy merchandise, mainly construction products.

El Bosque Group's story

Margarita is a native of Lima, 57 years old, and married with 3 children. She has a family business dedicated to selling construction materials, especially bricks. The business began approximately 12 years ago.

Initially, Margarita sold chicken in the market and her husband was a truck driver. They gathered a good amount of capital and bought their first small delivery truck. Then they began to haul goods and, finally, they dedicated themselves full time to selling construction materials.

Their goal is to have a chain of hardware stores.

In this group: Margarita, Jose Guillermo*, Maria Delia, Maria Victoria, Carmen Rosa, Jaime, Julio, Luis Alberto, Cesar Augusto
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Harold Dana Sims, PhD

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