A loan of $2,575 helped a member to buy rice, beans, sugar, salt, bread etc. for a grocery store.


Las Crucitas Group's story

This group consists of three hardworking and successful businesspeople, coordinated by Sebastiana who is 40 years old, has a partner and is the mother of two children of 16 and 10 years old. She is the owner of a grocery store in her home, and is asking for a loan to buy products for her business such as rice, beans, sugar, salt, bread, Maruchan [instant] soup, Maggi soup, green bananas, ripe bananas, alka seltzer [indigestion tablets], andrews salt, etc. She relies on the help of her partner and son with buying and selling her products.

The other business partners are Ysabel, of 64 years of age, who works buying and selling fruit seasonally, and Leonardo of 47 years old, who works buying and selling of fruit seasonally.

In this group: Sebastiana Del Rosario , Ysabel , Leonardo
*not pictured

Translator profile picture

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Joelle Kuiper



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams




Loan details