A loan of $3,550 helped a member to buy cloth, thread, needles, etc.


El Ciruelito Group's story

Mariana is 55 years old and married. Her husband is named Narciso and he is a farmworker. They have three school-aged children. Jacqueline attends secondary school along with Ruth and David. Mariana is a businesswoman. She makes aprons and sells them in the neighboring villages. She has been doing this for the past fifteen years. With this loan she will buy fabric. She is hoping for a good outcome for her business as she likes to do this work. Mariana belongs to the group called "El Ciruelito". It has eleven members that we would like to name. They are MA Elvis, Carmela, Evelia, Isabel, Elia, Prajedis, Lina, Ivett, Joaquina, Enoemi, Mariana and Alejandra. They run various businesses such as selling fruits and vegetables, selling clothes, selling groceries, etc.

In this group: Ma Elvis, Carmela, Evelia , Isabel , Elia, Prajedis, Lina Iveth , Joaquina , Enoemi, Mariana , Alejandra *
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Esther Levandoski


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