A loan of $3,200 helped a member to buy merchandise.


Mujeres De Exito San Pablo Group's story

Thelma Marilu has a partner. She is 42 years old and completed primary school. She has six children, four of whom are studying. Thelma makes a living selling clothes for children. She started this business with a loan and now has three years of experience. She receives support from her husband, who is a dentist.

Thelma has organised a group and decided to apply for a loan in order to increase her working capital. She will use this to buy more merchandise to stock up her business and satisfy her customers' needs. In the future, Thelma would like her business to be big and generate good profits. The other members of the group make a living selling clothes.

In this group: Yesenia Maritza , Adma Elisa Cruz , Evelin Yomara , Alva Maria , Juana Francisca , Thelma Marilu , Sara Maribel , Marleni Marilu , Victoria Selene
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Iain Gaw



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