A loan of $6,725 helped a member to buy fruits and vegetables such as: papaya, lime, lemon, watermelon, etc.

Las Preciosas Group's story

Olivia is 43, married, and has two children who are in school: Juana, age 16, is in the second year of preparatory school; Jonathan, age 10, is in the sixth grade of primary school. Olivia's husband Nicolás is a farmer.
Olivia is a merchant; she has sold fruits and vegetables in the Puerto de Acapulco for nine years. She will invest in the purchase of fruits and vegetables such as: papaya, lemon, melon, and watermelon. She says that the business is going very well and she hopes that it will improve with this loan. She is supporting her family and wants to expand her business.
Olivia belongs to the Las Preciosas group, which has five members, all hard-working women who are dedicated to their work and to getting ahead every day. These women are: Olivia, Ma Guadalupe, Elisea, Maria Bernabé, and Brenda. They each have a business such as: a hardware store; selling groceries; selling fruits and vegetables; a repair shop; etc.

In this group: Olivia , Ma Guadalupe, Elisea, Maria Bernave, Brenda

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Christine Cooper

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