A loan of $1,425 helped a member to make garments like blouses, skirts, children’s school uniforms, pants, and shorts, among others.


Cristo Nos Guia Group's story

Pabla Isabel, Nora Elena, Juana Francisca, Angela del Rosario, Marisela del Carmen, Raquel Verónica, Martha, Juana de Dios, Justina, Lisbeth Lucia, and Olga del Carmen are members of the “Cristo Nos Guía” [God Guides Us] communal bank. These entrepreneurs are very hard-working and tenacious people who need to work and get ahead with their families. Pabla Isabel is the coordinator of the bank. Her business activity is providing sewing services. She has been doing this for ten years, and she provides her services to the inhabitants of her community. She now has a lot of customers thanks to her good services in making garments like blouses, skirts, children’s school uniforms, pants, and shorts, among others.

In this group: Olga Del Carmen, Maricela Del Carmen , Juana De Dios , Martha , Norma Elena , Juana Francisca , Angela Del Rosario , Justina , Pabla Isabel , Raquel Veronica, Lisbeth Lucia
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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