A loan of $4,475 helped a member to buy wool, thread, needles, crochet hook[s].


Nueva Esperanza Group's story

This is the "Nueva Esperanza" [New Hope] Group which is made up of 10 members that make a living at a variety of different businesses. This is their 39th loan. Teodora is 56 years old and has 3 children, one of whom is of school age; they are the driving force and reason to keep moving forward. Teodora has made a living selling haberdashery for 3 years. Teodora is applying for a loan to buy wool, thread, needles, crochet hook[s]. Teodora's dream is to finish roofing her house and so be able to give her children a better quality of life. Teodora is very happy with this loan and she thanks Kiva. [In the photo] you can find Teodora at the back, the second from the right, wearing a pink polo shirt and black trousers.

In this group: Sebastiana, Antonia, Lucila, Juana Ricardina, Angelica, Martha Juana, Zenaida, Elmer Faustino, Gloria Antonieta, Teodora
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amy Gulvin



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