15 Client Profile – Soledad Jiménez

Soledad Jiménez is been a member of a borrowing group for 3 years.  She is from Sinaloa but has lived in Nogales, Sonora for 19 years.  She used to buy clothing and small appliances at large stores in the US and sell them at a swap meet in Nogales that is open...

14 Living on One Dollar and Liliana

I watched the movie ‘Living on One Dollar’ (which is on Netflix) this weekend.  It follows four college kids as they live on an average of $1 a day for two months in rural Guatemala. They learn first hand about the struggles with getting enough calories,...