A loan of $975 helped a member to buy chickens to butcher and sell..


Las Perlas Group's story

María Elisa is in a common law marriage with Raúl. They have three children and live in a small town. The loan she asked for is to invest in buying chickens to butcher and sell. She has been doing this for eight years and says that it is going well. She started on her own since she wants to help her husband with the household expenses and thus get their family ahead so they won't lack anything they need.

What she wants with the loan is to keep working and improving every day with her household income and to get ahead with her small family.

The people who make up the group are: Zoraida, who will invest in buying agricultural products and Oscar Alberto, who will invest in buying merchandise for her grocery business.

In this group: Zoraida, Maria Elisa , Oscar Alberto
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue


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