A loan of $450 helped a member to buy cosmetics such as perfumes, nail polish, lipstick and facial creams.


El Bienestar Group's story

The “El Bienestar” group (The wellbeing group) has three successful members. One of them is Alexandra, who is 30 years old and lives with her partner and her two children, who are 14 and 9 years old. During the last two years Alexandra has worked selling cosmetics through the ‘Arabela’ catalogue, and she is now requesting this loan to buy additional cosmetics such as perfumes, nail polish, lipstick and facial creams. The other group members are Flavia and Edelberto. Flavia is 37 years old and sells soft drinks, curd and cheese, as well as credit for prepaid mobile phones, while Edelberto is 39 years old and he is a carpenter.

In this group: Alexandra Del Socorro, Flavia Griselda, Edelberto Jose
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Cespedes



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