A loan of $1,850 helped a member to buy noodles, sugar, bread, candies and various other items for her store.


Medalla Milagrosa Group's story

The Medalla Milagrosa [Miraculous Medal] Group is in its second loan cycle of the women’s committee program. It is located in the city of Repatriación, in the district of Caaguazú, which is a somewhat remote area that is still developing.

One of the members of the group is Maria, who has a small store. Her wish is for the members of the group to help each other, so that as time goes by, they can improve their and their families’ lives and find better futures. She is requesting this loan to buy products for her business, such as noodles, sugar, bread, candies and various other items that are necessary for setting up a small store.

In this group: Bonifacia, Maria, Agueda, Maria, Guillermina, Dionicia, Hermelinda, Luz, Alicia, Mariana

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Graham Robinson



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