A loan of $3,125 helped a member to buy beer.


Los Girasoles Group's story

"LOS GiRASOLES", a group which is always prompt to make its repayments, is now in its 26th loan cycle. One of its members is 23-year-old Flor who lives with her partner and has 2 children. For a number of years she has had a beer vending machine in her home. Things are going well, she says, because her income has improved. She will use the loan to buy beer. Her greatest ambition is to provide work for her children. The group is grateful to KIVA investors for the loan. Flor is first on the left and is wearing a sky blue top.

In this group: Toribia Dilma, Vilma Amanda, Norma Yovana, Aurelia, Maria Eva, Alicia Irma, Flor Maribel, Isaura*, Yuset Karina
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Janice Crossfield



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