A loan of $3,475 helped a member to buy laying hens and pigs.

Alegria Group's story

Santa Petrona is married, she is 26 years old, and completed the four years of primary education. She has two young children who are not yet studying. Santa Petrona makes her living producing textiles and rearing animals. She started this business selling hen and pigs. She has 7 years of experience in this field and she has the support of her husband who makes his living producing textiles.

She organizes a group in order to seek a loan that she will use to buy animals for rearing, specifically to raise laying hens and pigs. In the future, she hopes to have a small farm of domestic animals. The rest of the members make their living producing textiles, agricultural production, handicrafts and animal rearing.

In this group: Santa Petrona , Pascuala , Pascuala , Maria Angela , Juana , Sara , Hermelinda , Santos Juliana , Catarina Macario , Celestina *, Josefina
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Severine

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