Merlyn is 24 years old, single and has two children. For the past three years, she has worked in the preparation and sale of food. Previously, she only did domestic chores. She acquires the inputs required for the preparation of the food daily, in order to be able to offer a fresh product to her clients.
She is requesting the loan to purchase more merchandise to offer in her café. Her objective is to be able to diversify the products she offers to attract more clients and to offer them a better service. Her purpose is to continue working in her business in order to make it grow and to continue satisfying her clients.
Merlyn tiene 24 años de edad, es soltera y tiene dos hijos. Tiene tres años de dedicarse a la elaboración y venta de comida, antes solo se dedicaba a realizar los oficios domésticos en su casa. Los insumos para elaborar la comida los adquiere diariamente, para ofrecer siempre un producto fresco a sus clientes.
El préstamo que esta solicitando a Fundación a Campo, es para adquirir más mercadería para vender en su cafetín. Con el objetivo de diversificar sus productos, para atraer a más clientes y proporcionar un mejor servicio. Su propósito es continuar trabajando en su negocio para ampliarlo y seguir satisfaciendo a su clientes.
This loan is administered by CrediCampo, a Kiva Field Partner in El Salvador. CrediCampo seeks to improve the lives of rural communities and their families in areas including health, education, basic services, and infrastructure. Through its Community Development Unit, CrediCampo provides scholarships, leadership development training, and financial education programs for families in rural areas. CrediCampo’s work is crucial in addressing the issue of poverty in El Salvador. Based on 2009 estimates, 37.8% of the population lives below the poverty line. To learn more about CrediCampo and their work, visit their partner page.