A loan of $3,975 helped a member buy and sell vegetables.

Mujeres Trabajadoras De Piol Group's story

Candelaria, married, is 27 years old, has a sixth-grade education, has two children, and one of them in in school. She sells vegetables; she started this business by helping her mother, and later inherited the business. To date, she has 10 years of experience. She has her husband's support; he is a businessman.

She organized a group and decided to request a loan that will serve to increase her capital because she has demand and is not able to catch up enough to stock up her business. In the future, she wants to have plenty of her own capital to be able help with her home finances. The other members of the group work in farming, handicrafts, and selling. In the photo, there are 15 people, but only 13 of them received the loan.

In this group: Maria, Josefa, Juana, Rosenda, Fabiana, Leticia, Amalia, Eluvia, Roselia, Candelaria, Romelia, Florinda, Aurelia

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Olivia Shirley

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