A loan of $1,050 helped a member to buy staple grains such as rice, sugar, oil, soda, soap, toilet paper, chicken meat, dairy products, etc..


El Museo Group's story

This group is comprised of three enterprising members. One of them is Ileana, a 34-year-old woman who is married and has three children (ages 18, 9, and 3). She runs a grocery store and has been buying and selling scrap metal for seven years. Her daughter and her husband look after the grocery store. Ileana has been a member of the communal bank for four years. She needs this loan to buy staple grains such as rice, sugar, oil, soda, soap, toilet paper, chicken meat, dairy products, etc.

Flor is a 58-year-old woman who has a business selling tortillas and Avon products. Mariela is a 38-year-old woman who sells cosmetics and scrap metal.

In this group: Ileana , Flor De Maria , Mariela
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Michelle Eddy



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