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A loan of $1,500 helped a member to buy merchandise for her retail shop.


Banco Mujer Con Visión De Exito Group's story

Xinia is a 44 year old woman, divorced with three kids, 2 of of whom live with her. One is school-aged. To generate more income for her home, she decided to begin a sandal and blouse-selling business, which she has now had for more than 20 years. Divorced once, she realizes that her business will continue and allow her to generate more income and take care of her children. For this reason, she strengthens her business buy working hard for over 6 hours each day. She divides her energy between the chores of the house, attending to her children, and selling sandals and blouses in the vicinity of Puntarenas. She works her schedule around the children's schoolday, so if she has to has to attend to her clients at night, she does. She is a woman who sacrifices to raise her children right and give them a better future.

This credit will allow her to increase her products and diversify, with better quality, her commodities, including: shorts, swimwear, perfumes, in addition to the sandals and blouses that she sells regularly. She is sure that like how she has maintained her family and business for the past 20 years, she will continue to grow the path of success through her vision and the help she has been given.

In this group: Xinia, Maria, Argerie, Ana Lorena, Consuelo

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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