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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