A loan of $2,275 helped a member to buy ingredients for soft drinks, such as oranges, fresh guavas, passionfruit, pineapples, papayas, soda water, etc.

Girasol Group's story

This group is made up of five entrepreneurs, one of whom is Rosa, 37. She is single with three children, ages 5, 19, and 21.

She has been selling natural soft drinks for twenty years in a market close to her home. Her mother and her oldest daughter help her run the business. She will invest this loan in the purchase of ingredients, such as oranges, guavas, passionfruit, pineapples, papayas, and soda water. She will also invest in making improvements to her business space by changing the ceramic floor and buying pastries.

Eva is 52 and makes a living selling Avon cosmetics. Sugey is 32 and also has a business selling Avon cosmetics. María is 50 and has a business selling pizza and Zelsa cosmetics. Roger is 44 and has a tailor's workshop.

In this group: Sugey De Los Angeles, Rosa Emilia , Eva Esther, Maaria Elena, Roger Jose
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amy Volz

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