A loan of $3,225 helped a member to buy meat, vegetables, sauces, chicken and other supplies.


Virgen De Las Mercedes Group's story

This group is from the city of Curuguaty, it was established in the Las Mercedes neighborhood, and it goes by the name of Virgen la Mercedes. The group is in its third loan cycle of the women's communal bank. They are from a city which is a bit distant and is fighting to grow, to give better safety to all people.

One of the members in Ninfa who makes her living selling all types of food which she makes and is very much sought after. Ninfa comments that she also has gained a very good customer base, and that every day it is improving. She also speaks of how all of effort goes into helping her family via her work.

She is seeking this loan to invest in the purchase of supplies to continue preparing her dishes such as meat, vegetables, sauces, chicken and other supplies. She is grateful for the help that she is receiving.

In this group: Eugenia, Salvadora, Ninfa, Ramona, Cristina, Juana, Milly, Ana, Nidia, Sonia, Laura, Marta, Nélida, Tereza*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Severine



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