A loan of $1,475 helped to purchase materials to make shoes.


Kelly Jhoana's story

Kelly, 26, is very clear about what she wants in life and is determined to finish her studies in order to move froward and have a good life.

She works as a saleswoman in different shoe stores in the municipality of Medellin.

She wants to start her own business making and selling shoes of all styles. She wants to start this activity because she has the desire to generate the resources she needs to support herself and her education, in addition to helping with expenses at home.

She is a young, very disciplined entrepreneur. She is requesting a loan to buy a wide range of materials such as leather, soles, adhesives, and fabrics. With these elements, she can start this business and improve her quality of life.

She hopes to progress as an entrepreneur and have a more stable income.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Megan Hinrichsen



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