Josefa, 54, is married and has two children. She has been selling clothing for 10 years, a business she learned because she needed to work and pay the household expenses. She is applying to Fundación Campo for a loan to buy more clothing to expand her market and increase her earnings.
Josefa tiene 54 años de edad, es casada y tiene dos hijos. Desde hace 10 años se dedica al comercio de ropa; aprendió el oficio por necesidad de trabajar para los gastos del hogar.
El préstamo que esta solicitando a Fundación Campo, es para comprar mas ropa; para ampliar su mercado y tener la posibilidad de aumentar sus ingresos.
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.