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Total loan: $2,375
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Nueva Luz Villa Fatima Group

Bolivia
La Paz, Bolivia / Retail

A loan of $2,375 helped a member to purchase more merchandise to support her work as a saleswoman.


Nueva Luz Villa Fatima Group's story

Mrs. Sandra is the president of Banco Emprendimiento Nueva Luz. She is the leader who has formed this communal bank, teaching values ​​of punctuality, honesty, loyalty, solidarity to all of her colleagues who are are a part of it.

Sandra currently purchases and sells food items and blankets, which she distributes to her customers. She lives with her in-law's at their house in the area of ​​Chuquiaguillo, Villa Fatima. Her work involves traveling every day. She has three children who are studying at college, which poses no barrier to her ability to continue her work as a saleswoman. Sandra is married. Her husband is currently a sand merchant at the Chuquiaguillo river.

Sandra requests this loan so that she can purchase increased quantities of merchandise, helping her to generate many more orders and earn a higher income so that she can buy the dream house for her family and support her husband in managing the family's household expenses.

In this group: Andres, Milenka, Beatriz, Julia Basilia, Sandra, Justo German, Juddit Maritza, Mariana
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Fiona Craig



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: July 21, 2011

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Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: July 21, 2011