A loan of $3,025 helped a member to buy coconuts.

Las Pilas Catarina Group's story

Amilca Elida is 48 years old, married, and has a second grade education. She has four children and two of them attend school. She sells coconuts in the market and started this business with a little capital and has been doing this for 18 years.

She joined this group and is asking for a loan that she will use to buy coconuts. In the future she wants to have a fixed location in her local market.

The other ladies in the group are merchants and farmers.

In this group: Olga Santos , Lidia Eberilda *, Herlinda Marisol , Juana Luisa , Idalia Rosalina , Maribel Esthela , Sara Eloisa , Amilca Elida , Edilma Felipa , Marilu Magdalena *
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes

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