Maria makes a living selling pupusas in a cafeteria that she owns. She also takes care of the domestic chores and focusses on keeping her home as hygienic as possible since her family is her priority. She learned this work from her grandmother and will continue doing it because it makes her proud that her children feel comfortable in their home. Her main source of income is the earnings from the cafeteria.
The loan that she is requesting is to buy a refrigerator and a griddle to make pupusas, and by doing so, earn a better income and provide a better service to the people of her community.
Her future plans are to expand the business and start a pizzeria.
Ella se dedica a la venta de pupusas en un cafetín que es de su propiedad, también se dedica a los oficios domésticos se preocupa por mantener su hogar lo más higiénico posible ya que su prioridad son su familia, esta labor la aprendió de su abuela y ella continua haciéndolo porque le enorgullece que sus hijos se sientan cómodos estando en su casa, su principal fuente de ingresos depende las ganancias del cafetín.
El préstamo que esta solicitando es para comprar una refrigeradora y una plancha para hacer pupusas, de esta manera, tendrá un mejor ingreso y dará un mejor servicio a las personas de su comunidad.
Los planes que ella tiene para un futuro son las de ampliar su negocio y montar una pizzería.
More information about this loan
This loan is designed for rural women in El Salvador. Loan amounts are much smaller than average and the field partner is not requiring any guarantee for this type of loan. The goal is to support businesses that will enable women to work from their homes or start flexible businesses, as many of them are single mothers and are the sole caretakers for their families. Women who receive this type of loan also receive training on entrepreneurship, business management and budgeting.
About CrediCampoThis 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.
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