A loan of $5,000 helped a member to buy drinks, dairy products, canned goods, meat, sausages, and other products.


Mujeres Unidas Group's story

The “Mujeres Unidas” (United Women) communal bank is from the city of Caaguazú. They are very hard-working and enterprising women. They have a great desire to get ahead by working together and helping each other. The communal bank is in its 11th cycle in the Enterprising Women’s Program with the Fundación Paraguaya.

Maria Luisa is the president. She is a tenacious mother who has a small business, a grocery store. She is very active and responsible. Above all, she is very tenacious. She always fights to give her children the best.

She requested the loan to buy drinks, dairy products, canned goods, meat, sausages, and the other products needed to be able to stock her store and give her customers a good variety.

In this group: Maria Luisa, Leonida , Gladys , Rosalba , Benicia , Lucia , Isidora , Rosa , Mariza , Lucia , Dora , Isabel , Maria , Gloria , Mabelina , Leonida , Rumina , Igancia , Marina , Evelyn , Maria *, Antonia *, Liz *, Silvina *
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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