A loan of $3,500 helped a member to buy a large grill.


Colores. Group's story

"Colores" is a group which is now on its fourth loan cycle. Carmela is one member of the group. She is 37 years old, married and has two children, aged 11 and 7 years old. She makes a living selling groceries, sweets, stationery and ice creams. She has had the business for around ten years and she plans to use this loan to buy a large grill and start selling chicken and hamburgers in the evenings and at the weekend. Carmela is very happy with his group and knows each member very well.

In this group: Carmela , Irasema, Jazmin Yesenia, Maria Raymunda, Mirna Guadalupe, Sonia Edith
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Iain Gaw


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