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A loan of $550 helped to buy sweets, basic grains, and other necessary products.

Lucia Del Carmen's story

Lucia has a small snack bar in a school in Managua. The loans she has requested have been to invest in the snack bar. As a result, over the years she has been able to see how her business has grown, bit by bit. She will use this loan to continue investing in it. She will buy sweets, basic grains, and other products. With the previous loan she didn’t have any problems of significance, so she was able to follow through with her repayments on time. Lucia is single and has provided for her family. She currently has only one son who is dependent on her.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jennifer Day

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