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A loan of $1,575 helped a member to stock her food business.

Victoria Group's story

The Victoria community bank has three members, all enterprising and hard-working. One member, Maria Auxiliadora, has operated a food and snacks business at a hospital in Masaya for 20 years. She started the business after working as a house cleaner before. She is applying for a loan that she use to buy supplies for her food business: chicken, beef, rice, tortillas, tomato sauce, cream, cabbage, etc.
The other members of the community bank are Roberto, who operates a business selliing calculators, watches, batteries, etc., and Liliam del Socorro, who operates a cosmetics sales business.

In this group: Liliam, María, Roberto

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jere Wiseman

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