A loan of $1,300 helped a member to buy potatoes, chicken, and oil.


La Amistad Group's story

The Amistad Community Bank is maD. up of ten united and responsible people. The group was formed five months ago with Sra Amelia as president.

Sra Amelia is 57 years old, married, and has six grown children. In the past she worked as a cook in a restaurant, but a year ago she decided to start her own business. Now she sells fried food (hot dogs, hamburgers etc) which she sells every day outsiD. her home. The money she earns has allowed her to help her husband with household expenses.

She now wishes to open a grocery store in her home where she can sell a range of products. With this latest loan she is planning to buy items for the store such as potatoes, chicken, oil etc.

The Amistad Community Bank is grateful for the support that is provided.

In this group: Amelia Velia, Valeria Teodora, Soledad Jessica, Maria Antonia, Yajaira Andrea*, Reymundo*, Maruja, Sofia Apolinaria, Jeni Vilma, Norma Ofelia
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jane A



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