A loan of $1,575 helped a member to buy a hundredweight of corn, cheese, firewood, and beans.


Lomas Del Sur Group's story

This group is made up of three hard-working members, one of whom is 40-year-old Alma. She is married and has two children. For five years she has had a business selling, tortillas, cheese, and beans, which she cooks at home. Alma has been a member of the communal bank for two years and is applying for this loan in order to buy a hundredweight of corn, cheese, firewood, and beans. Yamileth is 33 years old and has a business selling "nacatamales" (a typical Nicaraguan dish) and ice. Maritza is 30 years old and has a small grocery store.

In this group: Alma Emperatriz , Maritza Isabel, Yamileth Del Socorro

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Iain Gaw



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