A loan of $3,725 helped a member buy merchandise or materials for business.

Gran Poder Group's story

The Gran Poder (Great Power) group is maD. up of 16 women and three men who live in Sucre, Bolivia. Most of the group members are mothers and have children who are five or older. The group members each have their own businesses: some sell cosmetics, clothing, cold cuts, or cell phones; others work as seamstresses, drivers, and cooks. Most of the group members have between one and five years of experience in their respective businesses. Aleida and Porfiria each have 10 years of experience (Porfiria owns a bus, and Aleida repairs cell phones).

The group members will use their loans to buy more merchandise to sell or materials to produce their various products. The group does not have any previous credit history, either with AgroCapital or at other financial institutions. Their loan officer describes the group as very enterprising and experienced.

In this group: Rosario, Ruth, Paola Andrea, Paola Iris, Amalia Nancy, Limber, Porfiria, Carmen Shirley, Maria Aleida, Virginia Rocio, Olga Rebeca, Gonzalo Alfonzo, Angelica Adriana, Beli Deni, Mario, Milenka*, Selinia*, Mariana*, Veronica
*not pictured

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