A loan of $4,350 helped a member to buy merchandise for Christmas decorations.

Sol De Los Andes 22 Group's story

The SOL DE LOS ANDES 22 communal bank is made up of nine members, six women and three men. All of them work in different activities. The president of the bank is Felicidad. She is married, 45 years old and has 3 children. She sells a variety of items according to the seasons. She sells her items as a street vendor, visiting different markets in the city of La Paz. This loan is her first cycle in the institution. Felicidad is going to use this loan to buy merchandise for the end of the year season, such as Christmas decorations. Felicidad is going to use the profits to keep buying a variety of products, since this is when she has good sales and that way she can generate good income. She feels happy and grateful for this opportunity that is being offered by this loan.

In this group: Sara, Wilson, Ana Rosa, Lourdes, Felicidad, Gustavo Lidio, Ruth Jhovana, Felisa, Erick Javier

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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