A loan of $6,350 helped a member to buy supplies.


En Progreso Group's story

This group is called “En Progreso” and is made up of women from Ciudad del Este. They are in their fifth cycle of the Committee for Urban Women and are united and hardworking and strengthening the group where they are all committed to help one another get ahead. They are participating in the elimination of poverty survey, where they are all working to help their poverty situation.

Nanci is the group’s president, is very enthusiastic, and always puts forth her best effort in her work, a beauty salon which she is constantly improving. Now she has a good location where she can serve her customers. Her dream is to set up a larger area and also provide jobs for others.

She is asking for this loan to buy cosmetics so she can increase her inventory or products and continue to improve her income.

In this group: Nanci, Deida, Isabel, Blanca, Blanca, Ignacia, Elma, Porfiria, Ana, Florencia, María, Elisa, Virginia, Fermina, Alicia, Juana, Elizabeth*, Gladys*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes



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