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Sini Titi San Andres Group
In this Group: Alberta , Margarita , Yesenia , Silvia *, Teofila , Damian , Vianney , Maria , Nelida , Bianca
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This group is named Sini Titi San Andrés and is made up of ten hardworking and modest people, storekeepers. One of the members of this group is Margarita, a hardworking and modest 60-year-old woman. She tells us that for seven years she has worked selling curative herbs and Mexican snacks and tamales.

She is a single mother. She says that since she became single she feels better and with more strength, because she has been able to manage on her own by herself and realize that she matters a lot as a woman. She considers herself a better worker with the strength to continue growing with her businesses, such as selling food and herbs. She has a son who also works selling curative herbs. He tells us that he is very proud of his mother because she is a hardworking and modest woman.

She requesting the loan to buy more curative herbs and for ingredients to make food, such as green chile, dried chile, lard, tomato, meat, and vegetables.

The other members of the group are Alberta, who sells chicken; Yesenia, who sells costume jewelry; Silvia, who sells perfume; Teofila, who sells Mexican snacks; Damián, who sells curative herbs; Vianney, who sells sweets; María, who sells cheese; Nélida, who sells Mexican snacks; and Bianca, who sells clothing.

They thank Fundación Realidad for the support it has given them so they can make their businesses grow.
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Este grupo se llama Sini Titi San Andrés esta integrando por diez personas trabajadoras comerciantes y humildes.
Una de las integrantes de este grupo es la señora Margarita una señora trabajadora y humilde de sesenta años de edad.
Ella nos cuenta que se dedica a la venta de hierbas curativas y a la venta de antojitos mexicanos y tamales desde hace siete años.
Es madre soltera ella nos cuenta que desde que se quedo soltera siente mejor y con mas fuerzas ya que ha podido valerse por ella misma y darse cuenta que vale mucho como mujer ya que se considera una mejor trabajadora con fuerzas para seguir creciendo con sus negocios como la venta de comida y hierbas.
Tiene un hijo quien también se dedica a la venta de hierbas curativas , el nos cuenta que esta muy orgulloso de su mama ya que es una señora trabajadora y humilde.
Ella pidió el préstamo para la compra de mas hierbas curativas y para ingredientes para la elaboración de comida como es: chile verde, chile seco, manteca ,jitomate ,carnes y verduras.
Las otras integrantes del grupo son:
Alberta- quien se dedica a la venta de pollos.
Yesenia-quien se dedica a la venta de bisutería.
Silvia- quien se dedica a la venta de perfumes.
Teofila-quien se dedica a la venta de antojitos mexicanos.
Damian –quien se dedica a la venta de hierbas curativas.
Vianney-quien se dedica a la venta de dulces.
María-quien se dedica a la venta de quesos.
Nélida-quien se dedica a la venta de antojitos mexicanos.
Bianca-quien se dedica a la venta de ropa.

Le dan las gracias a fundación Realidad por el apoyo que les ha dado para que puedan hacer que sus negocios crezcan.

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 46
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    Mexico Loans Fundraising
  • $22,524,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 12.7
    Mexico Pesos (MXN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Sini Titi San Andres Group's $3,000 loan helped a member to buy curative herbs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 1, 2012
Feb 21, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2012