A loan of $1,450 helped a member purchase farmyard animals to sell.

Virgen De Fatima Group's story

The Virgen de Fátima committee is in its first loan cycle and is composed of 10 women from the city of Santaní. The group is very united and capable of developing activities that support the members’ household economy.

Irene raises and sells animals. She is requesting a loan to invest in animals, such as chickens, ducks, etc. Irene says that thanks to this work, she can improve her home economy and grow as a small business owner. Her dream is to have a large number of animals and be able to earn a better income.

In this group: María, Lourdes, Viviana, Irene, Petrona, Wilma, Ermelinda, Elisa, Felipa*, Francisca*

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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