A loan of $1,050 helped a member to buy cosmetics.


Carpinteria Group's story

This group was formed by three enterprising women. Teresa is one of them and she has been selling Avon cosmetics for six years. She is single and sells her products to her neighbors. She will use the money from this loan to buy cosmetics such as perfumes, colognes, eye liners, nail polish, lipstick, hand and body creams, etc.

Norma has a small carpentry shop in her home. Carmen sells firewood and rents Nintendo games.

In this group: Carmen Del Socorro, Teresa Del Carmen , Norma Lyliam
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes



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