A loan of $4,550 helped a member to buy palm fronds to make hats.


San Agustin Emboscada Group's story

The “San Agustin Emboscada” group is beginning their fifth loan cycle. They are a group of women who together and separately give all their efforts to develop and improve their lives.
Jorgelina sells hats made of palm fronds. She is very talented and makes these herself. Thanks to this gift she is able to progress. She sells her goods in various areas of the city and because of this she can progress.
She is asking for this loan in order to buy more palm fronds. This is the most important item she needs to make her hats. She is thankful for the opportunities that the group and their families receive.

In this group: Julia, Lorenza, Norma, Lucia, Cirila, Maria, Jorgelina, Ada, Maria, Valentina, Carmen, Merli, Ester, Anastacia, Maria, Venancia*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Esther Levandoski



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