A loan of $3,125 helped a member to purchase dyes, scissors, and creams.


Unidos Para El Progreso Group's story

Betsy is a member of the “Unidos Para El Progreso” [United for Progress] Communal Bank, which is comprised of six enthusiastic members who are engaged in various business activities. Betsy is a cosmetologist and provides services such as haircuts, hair coloring, manicures, and hair treatments. She feels proud of herself because she is continually improving her business and likewise, increasing her number of clients. She is requesting the loan to purchase dyes, scissors, and creams. Her greatest desire is to improve her beauty salon. Betsy is 37 years old, married, and has two children that are still dependent. The “Unidos Para El Progreso” Communal Bank in grateful for the loan and the trust placed in them. In the photo, Betsy is the second from the right and is wearing a white polo shirt with red stripes. At the top left side is Jorge. .

In this group: Carolina, Irma Alicia*, Jesus Joel, Betsy Isabel, Jorge Antonio, Cecilia
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Eleanor Francoletti-Putz



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