A loan of $625 helped a member to buy tamarind.


Buen Progreso Group's story

The group El Buen Progreso (Good Progress) is made up of three hardworking and enterprising members. One of them is Blanca who has been working selling produce, especially tamarind, for 8 years. She will invest the loan into this business. The other members are Olgo de la Cruz who has been butchering pigs for 15 years. She makes tamales, fried pork rind, and pork head blood sausage, and she sells the meat and bones. Miriam del Carmen has been selling cosmetics for 2 years.

In this group: Blanca, Olga De La Cruz, Miriam Del Carmen
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jodi Nelan



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