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Total loan: $950
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Las Palmeras Group

Nicaragua
Masaya, Nicaragua / Fuel/Firewood

A loan of $950 helped a member to buy logs at wholesale to sell for firewood.


Las Palmeras Group's story

The group comprises three small business owner, one of whom is Miryan, a 37-year-old woman who is in a relationship and has four children who are dependent on her, aged 19, 14, 13 and 12. She has been selling firewood for the last 10 years. Her partner helps her to buy the wood and slice it so it can be made into small bunches to sell. She has been a customer of the institution for one year now, and she is requesting this loan to buy logs at wholesale. The other members of the group are María, a 34-year-old woman who has a dressmaking business, and Blanca, a 39-year-old woman who sells bags and shoes.

In this group: Miryan Del Carmen , Maria Del Carmen , Blanca Azucena
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Geraldine Pugh



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: July 17, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: ADIM (Asociación Alternativa Para el Desarrollo Integral de las Mujeres)

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Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: July 17, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: ADIM (Asociación Alternativa Para el Desarrollo Integral de las Mujeres)