A loan of $975 helped a member to make frying pans.


Hojalatería Group's story

The Hojalatería communal bank is comprised of three hard-working and enterprising women. One of them is Ruth Verónica. She has devoted herself to selling frying pans and harvesting tamarind for ten years. She started this business together with her husband, a craftsman. The other members of the group are María del Carmen who has been selling frying pans and clothes for five years, and Eugenia who sells harvested tamarind.

In this group: Ruth Fonseca , María Del Carmen, Eugenia
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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