A loan of $4,325 helped a member to buy shoes in different sizes and models.


Obreras De Nogales Group's story

This photo was taken in the home of Señora Patricia, a member of the group "Obreras de Nogales" ("Workers of Nogales"), which is located in the state of Veracruz in Mexico. She sells shoes, which she started doing 7 years ago. She is requesting a loan to invest in the purchase of shoes in different sizes and models. Her neighbors and companions in the group know her as a hard working and very enthusiastic person of good character. At the moment of applying for this loan, she feels happy for the opportunity to invest in her business.

Señora Patricia is 43 years old, is married and has a total of 2 children; a son and a daughter. She wants to save some of her profits for the education of her children and to support her husband with the household expenses.

In this group: Maria Elena, Veronica, Anita, Elizabeth, Brianda, Maria Del Socorro, Maria De Jesus Alejandra, Rocio, Patricia, Cecilia, Elvia

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Arabella Pollack



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