Microloan presentation

54 Tierra Linda women arrived in two group for the annual Microloan presentation. Each women received a cheque for Q1000, about $140 US, in order to start or expand a business in Tierra Linda. Most businesses are agricultural related although there are some textile and jewelry businesses. The women sign or finger print a document, receive the cheque, have a light snack and drink and are then taken to the bank to deposit the money. Several women took the opportunity to thank Paso for the loan and stated how they make a difference in their lives. Paso members will visit with several of the recipients in Tierra Linda on Monday to learn more about their business and to

learn about the impact it has on their lives.

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