A loan of $2,025 helped a member to buy merchandise, which includes buying sweets, and also maintenance for a motorcycle taxi.


Las Amigas De Los Angeles Group's story

The “Las Amigas de las Angeles” Communal Bank

The “Las Amigas de las Angeles” Communal Bank is made up of 7 members who work each day to bring food and sustenance to their homes, in spite of the family difficulties they suffer.

Gladys is the president of this group. She was chosen for her vitality and joviality. She sells sweets in front of a high school that is located near her house. She also cleans houses and also has a motorcycle taxi.

Gladys has a great desire to get ahead. She has 2 daughters who are her inspiration. She, like the others, has dreams to achieve, which is why she knows she will give her best to achieve them.

In this group: Dominga, Jessica Abigail, Feliza America, Gladys, Teresa, Esther Vanessa, Urbana

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jennifer Day



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