A loan of $2,250 helped a member to buy vegetables for selling.

Torin Poty Group's story

The committee started in the colony of Torin in the city of Caaguazú with 18 women. It was set with the purpose of being part of the women committee program. They want to overcome both personal and working obstacles to get a better well-being for their families.

Elva is part of the group, she says she sells all kinds of vegetables which are helping her to get through in life, she is a woman who has made a lot of sacrifices, she has worked all of her life and will continue to do so to give her family a good future. She wants the loan to buy vegetables so she can have plenty to offer in her business so she can continue to work.

In this group: Mirian Adela, Elizabeth , Cyntia , Elva , Deidamia , Margarita , Elsira , Delfina , Epeita , Estela , Basilia , Victorina , Perla , Mirta , Magdalena , Adria , Sixta , Flora
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lucia Long

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