A loan of $2,325 helped a member to buy hogs to be raised and slaughtered.

Santa Lucia Group's story

The Santa Lucia group is made up of women who have a great desire to get ahead. They are heads of their families and give everything for their children and their whole families. Sra. Mirtha has been with Sr. Neri, who works as a driver, for 14 years. They have two children. Mirtha raises livestock and hogs. She also sells milk on the side. She is requesting this loan for the purchase of more hogs to be raised and slaughtered; this will increase her income. Mirtha's goal is to expand her business and provide her family with a better lifestyle; to fulfill her potential as an entrepreneur.

In this group: Norma Eligia, Mirtha, Felicita, Carmen, Neide, Francisca, Lorenza, Maria, Silvia, Emiliana, Basilia, Maria, Elcira

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Christine Cooper

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