A loan of $1,900 helped a member to buy basic staples.

Mujeres Trabajadoras El Ro Group's story

Astrid Lucero, 22, is single. She completed secondary school and has a store selling basic daily consumption staple goods. She uses the profits earned to pay her university costs. She started the business with a small capital she got from her mother and to date has two years’ experienced.

She organizes a group and requests a loan she’ll use to buy merchandise to stock her store. She wants in future to have a grocery store to earn higher profits and pay her university costs.

The other group members are merchants and sell cosmetics.

In this group: Yanira Margarita , Astrid Lucero , Sandra Rubi , Lesbia Floridalma , Telma Patricia

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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