A loan of $1,700 helped a member to invest in the purchase of soft drinks.


Villa Rica Group's story

Señora Yoselyn Marcelina is 21 years old. She lives with her partner and they are expecting their first baby. She forms part of the group "Villa Rica," which is formed by seven members who are residents of the district of Carabayllo.

For two and a half years Señora Yoselyn Marcelina has been managing a store located in her house. She set up this business with just a little, beginning with candy.

She would like to make her business grow, improve the atmosphere of the assigned area, and with her income and earnings be able to help her husband build their little house.

She will invest the loan she will receive in the purchase of soft drinks.

In this group: Yosselyn Marcelina, Juana Rosa, Nancy, Santos Atanacio, Elena, Ana Maria, Elizabeth
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry



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