A loan of $3,700 helped a member to buy a refrigerator.


Catalina Wanka Group's story

Sonia, 41, is a woman who is determined to overcome any obstacle life presents her. Sonia is one of the members of the new, Catalina Wanka, communal bank. She currently is a merchant selling vegetables like tomatoes, pumpkin, celery and other vegetables used in food preparation.

She’s asking for a loan to buy a refrigerator so that she can keep her vegetables in good condition. In the future, Sonia would like to have a model market to earn more income and proviD. a better quality of life for her children. In the photo, Sonia is wearing an orange shirt and a blue cap.

In this group: Luz Mirian, Nelja, Eugenio Rey, Felicita Justa, Olga, Sonia Natalia, Nayeli Nedy, Hector Jaime, Clelio, Rocio Lidia

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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