A loan of $2,675 helped a member to open a grocery store.


Santa Barbara Group's story

The Santa Bárbara group was formed by neighbors in the city of Santani. All of the members of the group do different work independently and on the weekends they organize activities such as the sale of soup and baked chicken to raise funds to pay their installments.

Patrocinia is employed and says that her work is very difficult. She wants to be able to help her family in another way. She is requesting this loan in order to open a grocery store so that she will have extra income and be able to help her family more.

In this group: María, Manuela, Silvia, Catalina, Elva, Sonia, Patrocinia, Martina, Otilia, Severiana

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Eileen Lloyd



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