A loan of $1,250 helped a member to buy corn, lime, firewood, and other products for making tortillas.

Cristo Nos Guia Group's story

The “Cristo Nos Guía” [God Guides Us] communal bank is made up of 11 enterprising women who have previously worked with Fundación León 2000. These entrepreneurs express that with the support it provides them they have increased their merchandise and have new customers. These women are hardworking and have a desire to get ahead, personally and in each of their businesses. Olga Del Carmen is a enterprising woman who is part of the this group. Her business is selling tortillas. She is requesting the loan to buy products such as corn, lime, and firewood, among other products, for making tortillas.

In this group: Olga Del Carmen, Maricela Del Carmen, Juana De Dios, Juana Esther, Claudia Ninosca, Martha, Norma Elena, Juana Francisca, Angela Del Rosario, Justina, Pabla Isabel

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jennifer Day

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