A loan of $1,200 helped to buy an industrial iron to make and sell tortillas more efficiently.


Elba Lilian's story

Elba managed to graduate as a teacher from university. She is in a common law relationship and has 3 children.

She works as a teacher and also makes tortillas for sale. When she goes to school she travels more than 4 kilometers on foot.

She needs a loan to buy an industrial iron to make and sell tortillas more efficiently.

She wants to teach her children good values and help them become good professionals.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gail LeGrand


This loan is special because:

It enables vulnerable women to start and grow their own business.



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