A loan of $2,275 helped a member to improve her housing.

Las Talentosas Group's story

Dora belongs to the communal bank Las Talentosas, a group which comprises eight enthusiastic and responsible members, who are mostly neighbors from the same area.
Dora is 69, separated, and has four independent children. Dora sells sweets at a stand in a school, and has been doing so for four years. At age 69, Dora has achieved some of her goals, such as improving her home and contributing to her children's education. Currently her income goes toward sustenance.
This time she requested the loan to improve her housing. Her next goal is to open a store where she may offer essential goods.
Dora, as well as all the members of Las Talentosas communal bank, is grateful for the loan received.
Dora is wearing a white polo shirt and a red vest.

In this group: Maria, Romulo, Dora, Jordan Alfredo, Maria Del Rosario, Jesusa Margarita, Flor Iris*, Ilmer
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mariana Sanchis

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