A loan of $2,225 helped a member to do maintenance on computers.

Mujeres Triunfadoras Group's story

Ricardo is 62-years-old and is a widower with four children, one of which is still dependent on him. Currently, he has an internet café business which he has had for more than two years. He also has a plumbing business where he earns more income for his household. Ricardo is a determined father. With his work and effort he has been able to improve his business which currently has 10 computers. He was one of the people affected by a mudslide which damaged some of his machines. He is requesting the loan to improve things so he will use it to do maintenance on his computers. Ricardo is a member of the communal bank “Mujeres Triunfadores” (Triumphant Women), which is made up of nine members. They are thankful for the loans they have been offered. Ricardo is located in the back of the photo, he is the third from the right, dressed in a blue jacket and a white shirt.

In this group: Ruth Mirhta, Vilma Tomaza, Cicely Delphine, Angelica Marcelina, Elizabeth Emperatriz, Alex Renato, Julio Miguel, Nancy Haydee, Ricardo

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Anna Ruby Waxham Blackwell

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