A loan of $5,925 helped a member to buy beverages, soft drinks, milk products, and other items for her store.


Las Amigas Group's story

The communal bank called "Las Amigas" (The Friends) is from the city of Caaguazú. They are now in their 12th loan cycle. The group consists of humble, very hard-working women who strive every day to achieve.

The president of the group is Señora Claudelina. She works in commerce. She has a well-stocked store, in which she works with the help of her husband. She is a very hard-working person, and through her work she wants to continue advancing.

She is applying for the loan to purchase beverages, soft drinks, dairy products, and other items in order to be able to continue working and advancing.

In this group: Claudelina, Gloria, Maria, Mirna, Elizabeth, Eva, Mercedes, Adela, Martha, Jorgelina, Blanca, Maria, Serafina, Myriam*, Daniela, Lisa, Maria, Gabriela*, Liz*, Bernardina*, Cinthia
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry



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