A loan of $1,875 helped a member to purchase ingredients for making food.

Crisalidas Group's story

This communal bank is named Crisálidas. It is comprised of three members who are hardworking women with the wish to overcome.
The group leader ir 28-year-old Josefina. She's happily married to Tomas, a hardowrking and honest gentleman with whom she has four children - Karen, Naideli, Nahomi and Benjamín.
She has been making food for the past three years. She reporst that what she likes most about her business is to prepare well-seasoned dishes.
She requested the loan so that she can buy more ingredients for making food, such as tomatoes, onions, garlic, vegetables, cheese, cold cuts, fish and olive oil.
The other members of the group are Elvia, who sells perfumes, and Josefina, who sells clothing.
They give thanks to Fundación Realidad for the support they have been given in order to get ahead and succeed in the future.

In this group: Elvia, Josefina, Josefina

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Renata Wolff

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