A loan of $3,950 helped a member to buy bulk merchandise to sell.

Sarantañani Dos Group's story

The Sarantañani Dos group is maD. up of fifteen people, including some members who just joined during this loan cycle. All the group members are from the same neighborhood, Alto Lima, in the city of El Alto. The group president is Mr Vicente Antonio E. Choquetanga.

The group members are involved in a variety of economic activities. All work as vendors, selling skirts, shawls, plastics, cleaning supplies, paints, clothing, weavings, CDs, glasses, toys, sweets and cell phone accessories. Most have one to five years of experience in their respective businesses, though four of the group members have ten or 15 years of experience. Most of the group plans to use their Kiva loan to buy more merchandise to sell.

The group is currently in its third loan cycle, and expects all of its members will behave well and make all of their repayments on time, in a normal fashion. Their loan officer will work with them constantly, especially on repayment days and during group meetings.

Translated and elaborated by Cynthia McMurry, Kiva fellow

GRUPO SARNATAÑANI DOS este grupo está conformado en base grupo antiguo y nuevas, son D. la misma zona Alto Lima, a cuya cabeza está el Sr. Vicente Antonio E. Choquetanga, como Presidente del grupo, están ya en 3er. Ciclo, se espera que el comportamiento sea buena, en sus amortizaciones o pagos normales en las reuniones programadas, los miembros del grupo tienen diferentes actividades, el seguimiento se hará constante especialmente en las fechas D. pago y reuniones.

In this group: Vicente Antonio, Javier, Dora, Cecilia Martha, Virginia, Sofia, Geovanna Cecilia, Florencia, Maria, Dionicia, Juana Maruja, Veronica Virginia, Cristina, Gabriela Juana, Veronica

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