A loan of $1,125 helped a member to buy basic supplies such as rice, oil, beans, sugar, red meat, chicken, Worcestershire sauce, tomatoes, onions, sweet peppers, bell peppers, vinegar, cabbage, disposable plates and spoons, bags and more..


Flor De Reseda Group's story

This group is made up of three entrepreneurs, one of whom is 64-year-old Teresa. She is single and has five children, all of whom are adults. Teresa's business is selling food and natural drinks, both as a street vendor and in the Masaya market. She has been doing this for nine years as before she sold only fizzy drinks of all flavours and brands. Teresa will invest her loan to buy basic supplies such as rice, oil, beans, sugar, red meat, chicken, Worcestershire sauce, tomatoes, onions, sweet peppers, bell peppers, vinegar, cabbage, disposable plates and spoons, bags and more. Heissell is 31 years old and sells shoes. María sells new clothes for adults.

In this group: Teresa De Jesus, Heissell De Los Angeles, Maria Leonor
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Iain Gaw



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details