A loan of $2,600 helped a member to buy plastics, boxes and other materials to re-sell.

Yoayu Group's story

The “Yoayu” Group communal bank is in their fifth cycle of the Women's Works Council program. The members all work and help each other to get ahead, attending the training sessions and through this continually improving their situations.
Regina is a member of the group. a very unselfish woman, who works collecting recyclable materials in the streets. She also buys and re-sells these materials to create some more income. She states that she is proud of what she does as it is honest and dignified work. Regina is asking for this loan to buy plastic, boxes and other materials that she will re-sell and create some more revenue.

In this group: Andresa, Josefina, Regina, Eugenia, Emilce, Andrea, Maria, Natalia, Alejandra, Placida, Liz, Yessica, Francisca, Marcelina, Deysi*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo

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