A loan of $2,325 helped a member to buy noodles, rice, sugar, oil, etc.

Las Delicias Group's story

The lending group "Las Delicias" will begin its first cycle with Pro Mujer as part of the Centro Santiago II. The group is made up of 8 members and is directed by a board whose head is Delicia. The association members' businesses are varied and include: grocery store, food sales, driver, buying and selling artifacts, underwear sales.

Delicia has worked with Pro Mujer for 6 years, becoming involved with the institution through her neighbors and friends. Currently she has a store where she has been working for 18 years.

The loan that she will take out is to increase her capital by purchasing noodles, rice, sugar and oil, which she will buy in La Ceja, El Alto and will sell in her store. This work allows her to generate income to support her family as much as possible. She is married and has three children.

When asked what she likes about Pro Mujer, she says that she enjoys the trainings.

In this group: Delicia Remedios, Vilma Primi, Tomasa Nelida, Miguel Angel, Jhovana Lizeth, Silvia, Nancy, Martha Beatriz

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mary Berghaus

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