A loan of $675 helped a member to buy raw materials.


Union Y Esfuerzo Group's story

This group is made up of three successful, enterprising members. One of them is Cándida who sells nacatamales [Nicaraguan-style tamales] and bread; she’s been in business about two years and started out selling nacatamales. She will use the loan to buy raw materials like pork, banana leaves, perishables, rice, vegetables, corn, lime powder, etc.

Brígida sells soup at home on the weekend and Ana sells food and assorted Avon cosmetics.

In this group: Brigida Del Socorro , Candida Rosa , Ana Del Rosario
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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