A loan of $900 helped a member to buy grains, dairy products, etc.

Mano Amiga Group's story

This communal bank has 3 members who are each very enterprising. Mariela has had a store in her house for 3 years. She has a partner and 3 children, and with the income she generates from her business she contributes to the support of her family. She will invest this loan in the purchase of staple foods such as rice and beans, bath soap, laundry soap, beef, chicken, etc. The other members are Amparo, a 68 year-old woman who sells clothing, and Anielka, who sells clothing and fruit.

In this group: Mariela, Amparo, Anelka

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar

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