A loan of $5,075 helped a member to buy women's shoes for her business.

Atipay Group's story

Luz Rocio belongs to the Communal Bank ATIPAY, she is 41 years old and lives with her partner. As part of her daily activities she sells shoes by catalog (footwear for women, men and children), either working as a street merchant or through orders that her customers place.

Luz has been in this business for some time now, and it is going well thanks to the efforts that she invests in this activity. She wants to keep on working like this in order to continue to provide support to her family. Luz is now requesting this loan to buy women's shoes for her business.

The other partners in this group work in diverse activities: the production of snacks, school transportation, teaching, surveying assistant, selling shoes, selling cosmetics, renting out traditional costumes, restoring art, employees of the public sector, and teaching music.

In this group: Carmen Maya, Nieves Yaqueline, Gabriela, Oscar Leonidas, Sara Rossana, Liudvinka, Roger Einer*, Karolay Denisse, Jaime Oswaldo, Luz Rocio, Mariclaudia, Tomasa Nidia, Hilda Llarnek*, Diego Eduardo*, Zosima, Virginia
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Cespedes

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