A loan of $3,050 helped a member to purchase fabrics, threads, glue and other supplies.


Maria Auxiliadora 2 Group's story

The Maria Auxiliadora II Committee was created when several neighbors from a community in Santaní got together. With 11 members, this group is now on its sixth cycle and stands out in their neighborhood because of its cohesiveness, solidarity and accountability. Mercedes is the president of the group. She makes a living as a seamstress and says that thanks to her work she has been able to move forward and develop her own clientele. She is someone with a strong desire to progress and become a successful entrepreneur. Mercedes is requesting this loan in order to purchase fabrics, threads, glue and other supplies that will enable her to keep on working and responding to her customers' requests on time.

In this group: Mercedes Claudia, Maxima , Adela , Maria , Liz , Irma , Graciela , Laura , Elvis , Calixta , Carolina
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Carolina Zuniga



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