A loan of $350 helped a member to buy tools.

Santa Lucia Group's story

The Santa Lucia communal bank is comprised of five young people from the city of Ybycui. These young people have a great desire to get ahead, to be able to get an education, and in this way be able to be someone in life.

Nicolás is part of the group. He says that he decided to form the group with his friends. He did this in order to be able to work and keep growing in this way through his own effort.

He works on a farm doing all types of jobs. He is much admired for his tenacious spirit.

Nicolás is requesting the loan to buy tools, which will be a big help in being able to continue working.

In this group: Daisy Lorena, Noelia, Nicolás, Liz, Felicita

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish

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