A loan of $4,075 helped a member to buy ice cream to sell.


Fortaleza Group's story

Thanks to the great effort of all of the members, Fortaleza is in its fourth loan cycle. Even though this is a large group, there are 20 women, they all work in an environment of respect and mutual aid.

Elva is one of the members that sells ice cream. She is prospering thanks to this job. Everything is going well, according to her comment, considering that there is always good weather for sales. Since her ice cream is delicious, she has really good customers.

Her goal is to continue growing and to have a great ice cream business. She is asking for this loan in order to buy ice cream so that she can have a good amount of her product and continue giving her customers a good variety.

In this group: Ramona Fidelina, Lidia Wyder, Maria Gabriela, Maria Del Rosio, Alicia, Artemia, Teresa, Monica, Elva, Josefa, Natividad, Mirian, Benita Ramona, Nancy Marlen, Mirna Graciela, Luciana, Norma*, Estela*, Melania*, Norma*
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Janine Rhyans



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