A loan of $3,950 helped a member they have invested in their respective businesses to buy dairy scales, sugar, flour, yeast, anise, meat, eggs, noodles, dairy products, drinks, fruit, vegetables, etc.

Mujeres Unidas Group's story

In the city of Paraguarí, which is 200 meters from the office in Paraguarí, some very active women meet with the desire to get ahead. The contacted us (Fundación Paraguaya) to become familiar with the Enterprising Women program. After the informative meeting, they decided to become members because of the benefits they would receive. They were also given capital to expand or to start a commerical activity. Currently they are on their seventh loan with the program. The group is made up of 15 active and hard-working women, who have considerably improved their incomes and the quality of live of their respective families, offering them the best that they possibly can. Eunilda A. Milk, sweets, and sugar sales Ramona O. Grocery store Arminda M. Bakery Lilian González Grocery store Leónidas M. Employee Brigida P. Snack sales Nilsa G. Employee Evangelista A. Fruit and vegetable sales Tomasa O. Employee Natalia A. Food sales Cintia B. Teacher Ramona Servían Baker Reina V. Fish sales Dora R. Artificial flower sales Zulma Servían Bakery

In this group: Eunilda , Ramona, Arminda, Lilian, Leonidas, Brigida*, Nilsa, Evangelista, Tomasa, Natalia, Cintia, Ramona, Reina, Dora*, Zulma
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Tanya Harper

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