Most of our clients are poor women with children. They operate their businesses in the “informal” economy”. They are involved in many kinds of businesses.
These include: small convenience stores (“tiendas”), the purchase in bulk of new and used clothing for resale, making prepared foods for sale in their communities and markets, raising small animals (e.g., chickens”) for sale, arts and crafts, carpentry work, party piñatas, making clothing for special occasions (Baptisms, confirmations, etc.), making masks, sale of cell phones.