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Margarita Magdalena
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Margarita is a 33-year-old married mother of five children. Her husband is a bricklayer, while she works making tostadas, a popular regional dish. With the loan she plans to purchase corn and firewood to increase production and be able to sell by orders and in the city.

Translated from Spanish by Marty Greenstein, Kiva Volunteer


MARGARITA TIENE 33 AÑOS, CASADA , 5 HIJOS, SU ESPOSOS TRABAJA COMO AYUDANTE DE ALBAÑIL Y ELLA SE DEDICA A ELABORAR UN ALIMENTO TIPICO DE SU ZONA LLAMADO “ TOSTADAS “ QUE CONSISTE EN MOLER MAIZ COCIDO Y DARLE FOMA CIRCULAR QUE SE CONSUME ACOMPAÑANDO A LOS ALIMENTOS . PERTTENECE AL GRUPO MARCOS 9 . CON EL PRESTAMO QUIERE INVERTIR EN COMPRAR MAIZ , LEÑA, PARA AUMENTAR LA PRODUCCION DE TOSTADAS Y PODER VENDER POR PEDIDOS Y EN LA CIUDAD MAS CERCANA.

About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 15
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  • $18,764,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Margarita Magdalena purchase supplies to make tostadas.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
19 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Jul 1, 2007
Listed
Jun 15, 2007
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Dec 15, 2008