A loan of $1,775 helped a member to purchase inventory: staple grains, meat, dairy products, candy, etc.


Sorpresa Group's story

The group "Sorpresa" ("Surprise") is made up of three hardworking and enterprising people. One of them is Luis, who has had a grocery store for 12 years. He will invest the loan in buying merchandise, principally staple grains, dairy products, personal care products, and toiletries. The other group members are Carlos, who sells corn by-products such as corncobs, yoltamal (a type of tamale), tamales, etc. And also Xochilt, who has had a grocery store for 8 years.

In this group: Carlos José, Xochilt Verónica, Louis Margarita
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Tamara Hellgren



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