A loan of $1,200 helped a member to buy pork, onions, peppers, etc.


La Pitaya Group's story

The group "Pitaya" is made up of 3 hardworking and enterprising women. One of these is Mayra del Socorro, who has had a business making nacatamales (a type of tamale typical of the region), dishes made of pork, and fried foods for 8 years. With this loan she will buy pork, onions, chiltoma peppers, and other items. The other members of the group are Martha Nubia, who sells cosmetics and clothing, and Rosa Maria, who sells fried foods, cream, cheese, milk curd, and other items.

In this group: Martha, Mayra, Rosa

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar



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