PETRONA LÓPEZ GÓMEZ, MICROCREDIT PROGRAM
Training is fundamental for business and personal growth
Petrona López Gómez is the Secretary of the Communal Bank Impacto, a group of which she has been a member of since 2012. Resident in El Calvario, San Martín Sacatepéquez, Quetzaltenango, she is a single woman who invests her credit in knitting, currently handling Q2,500.00 distributed in managing her personal support and her home. She is entrepreneurial and very active, since 2015 she has been receiving training in the project of CEDE’s, in addition to learning how to cut and tailoring to try to earn more income, she currently has a small office where she sells textiles, clothing and other goods.
“She is determined
to become a successful woman“
She proudly states that she has developed in a personal and entrepreneurial way thanks to women’s groups, training in health care, environment, cooking skills, crafts, and financial issues. As part of the Board of Directors, she has also developed her organizational skills, leadership, and teamwork, all thanks to her desire to grow with FUNDAP. In addition, Petrona is very satisfied with the services she has been given these five years, indicating her desire to continue with the group because she is determined to become a successful woman. We are sure she will be.