A loan of $5,475 helped a member to purchase milk for resale.

Las Marias Group's story

Las Marías is the name of a group of hardworking women who live and work in the city of Itá, Paraguay. The group is made up of 19 entrepreneurial women who, since 2008, have worked together and are in their 11th business cycle.

Mary is the president of the group, and she works selling milk. She gets up early every morning to travel around making sales. As a result of her work, she has been able to get ahead and help with her family’s expenses. Her goal is to become a great entrepreneur and small business owner.

She is requesting this loan in order to continue her business and stock products for resale.

In this group: Mary Beatriz, Maria, Felicita , Delia , Erodita , Patrocinia , Primitiva , Gervacia , Lucia , Nathalia , Antonia , Rosa , Natividad , Fatima , Hilaria , Gloria , Maria , Maria , Maria

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gillian Goodrich

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