A loan of $1,800 helped a member to buy supplies.


Banco Mujer La Rosa Group's story

Irma is a member of the La Rosa Ladies’ Bank. She is 43 years old, married, and has two children; the oldest is middle school aged and the youngest has not yet started elementary school. This hardworking woman is a seamstress in her community and makes clothing to measure, bath sets, curtains, and bed clothing. This will be her sixth loan and the previous ones allowed her to buy her sewing machine. She has many aspirations, including improving the conditions in her home, which is in poor state. She also wants to continue helping her husband with the household expenses. One of Irma’s fellow members, who wants to invest in business activities, is shown with her.

In this group: Irma, Graciela
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes



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