A loan of $2,575 helped a member to buy fertilizer.

Chicupense Group's story

Paulina is 34 years old, married, and completed primary school. She has one son who isn't attending school yet.

She plants and harvests coffee. She started this business with her husband by buying a small parcel of land, and they began to plant coffee. So far they have seven years of experience. She is organizing a group and requesting a loan that she will use to buy fertilizer for their coffee crop.

In the future she wishes to grow a crop of increasingly greater quantity The other members of the group work at weaving textiles. Nine people appear in the photograph, but only eight of them were granted the loan.

In this group: Paulina , Maria Magdalena , Alicia , Maria Floridalma , Lucia , Maria , Juana , Alfonso

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Goldie

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