A loan of $6,575 helped a member to buy merchandise for a snack store.

Scorpion Group's story

They named themselves Scorpion. They are known as a group that has character and is determined to get ahead.

Cristina is their leader. She is a wife and a mother. She dedicates herself to her daily work, and she is determined to serve as the head of the group. No one stops her. As she says, “I sell whatever…I like feeling useful and being an example for my children”.

She is in charge of the school cooperative, and she has pledged to use this loan to restock the store with various merchandise and snacks for the children.

Maria Cristina is convinced that the work and perseverance will allow her to provide herself and her loved ones with a better quality of life.

In this group: Cruz, Elvia Guadalupe, Maria Alejandra, Maria Cristina, Silvia Patricia, Susana, Lucia

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish

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