A loan of $525 helped a member to buy ingredients to make tamales and to buy new clothes to sell.

Dúo Pinares De San Juan Group's story


The leader of this group is Ana María, 44. She started her business a year ago thanks to support from her partner, both are very motivated and support each other to get ahead. They both live in San Juan Sacatepéquez and they get together on Saturdays to make Guatemalan and Mexican tamales. Ana María also sells clothes for children and adults during the week thereby earning extra income to help her husband and care for her three children. She’s requesting this loan to buy ingredients to make the tamales and also to buy new clothes to sell.

In this group: Ana Dolores , Ana Maria

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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