A loan of $2,775 helped a member to build her own store and add a lot of models of clothes and new bags.


Intan Group's story

Group “Intan” began to form in October 19, 2009, and has been running 2 months short of 3 years. The group is located in a small town in Indonesia, specifically in the town of Cilacap. The group consists of 18 people, who have a variety of businesses like, selling clothes and shoes, selling snacks, soybean cake production, food stalls open to business, raising goats for sale. They support each other and complement each other. If one member is ill, they will raise funds to help offset the cost of treatment for the sick member. They will visit the sick person to hand over the funds to help. They have become a “Community“.

The group is led by a woman named Menik, she has three children who are still in school. Menik has a business selling clothes, bags, shoes and bed cover. With this loan, Menik hopes to build her own store and add a lot of models of clothes and new bags for sale to the public. These loans can also be expected to increase the business and earnings of each of the Intan group. In the picture, Menik raise her hand.

In this group: Menik, Tuti, Masruni, Yuniati, Yuliastuti, Nisem*, Cici, Suparmi, Suwarni, Kristiana, Wasini*, Ponirah*, Novita, Rumiyatun, Saminah, Turyati, Roisah, Samsiyah
*not pictured



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