A loan of $5,450 helped a member to buy vegetables, beef, ham, cheese, empanadas, bread, and more.


Luchando Todas Juntas Group's story

The communal bank "Luchando Todas Juntas" (Everyone Striving Together) is in its16th loan cycle, thanks to the members' efforts and sacrifice. They strive to get ahead and help their families. According to the poverty reduction survey they participated in, none of the women were in the red. Ursula is a member and sells food. She says she has a loyal customer base because her food is delicious. She always sells what she prepares, and people always ask for more. Ursula works very hard every day to have a better life for herself and for her family. She is applying for a loan to buy vegetables, beef, ham, cheese, empanadas, bread, and more to keep making delicacies to sell and to delight her customers.

In this group: Gorgonia, Lidia, Maria, Graciela*, Tomasa, Emigdia, Ursula, Norma, Lourdes, Liliana, Gilda, Samanta*
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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