A loan of $3,300 helped a member to buy a hairdryer and brushes.

Grupo 25 Gb Group's story

The communal association "Grupo 25 GB" will begin its first cycle with Pro Mujer as a parte of the Focal Center of Germán Busch. It is made of 8 partners and is directed by a board where Brígida is the president. The businesses that the partners of the association complete are varied. Some of them are the sale of popcorn and clothes, electronics, American clothes, groceries, Avon products, beauty salons, and stuffed animals.

The loan which will finance these microentrepreneurs . As a partner, Brígida notes that it's the first time they have worked with Pro Mujer, entering by the invitation of her sister who is a partner of the institution. Now she has a beauty salon business which she began after having studied the work technique.

The loan they will take out is to increase capital (to buy a hairdryer and brushes) which they will acquire in the markets of the town El Alto and afterwards she will install it in her workspace. This form of work allows her to generate more resources to maintain her family now that she is married and has 2 children.

When asked what she likes about Pro Mujer, she responds that she enjoys their lessons on health and credit.

In this group: Brigida, Marisol, Lidia Martha , Felisa, Gladys Patricia, Rosmery , Candicha , Mercedes

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jennifer Gilbert

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