A loan of $5,700 helped a member to buy fruit like apples, mandarins, bananas and grapes.


Tarpuy Group's story

The “Tarpuy” communal bank is composed of 9 responsible and hard-working members who improve each day. Miriam is 40 years old is married and has three children. Two of them are dependent on her. She sells fruit. She feels proud as through her efforts she has been able to provide a better quality of living for her family. The last loan she requested was used to buy fruit like apples, mandarins, bananas and grapes. Miriam's wish is to see her children become professionals. The "Tarpuy " group would like to thank the people who make this loan possible. Miriam is the first person seated to the left wearing a flowered blouse.

In this group: Eleodora, Yolanda, Olga, Matilde, Luisa, Eva Edith*, Mirian Luz, Liz Miere, Flora
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo



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