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Total loan: $1,000

Nohemy Del Carmen

Jiquilisco, Usulután Department, El Salvador / Retail

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A loan helped to buy coffee, sugar, oil, rice, beans, detergents, and more products to supply the store.

Nohemy Del Carmen's story

Nohemy, 44 years old, studied until the 8th grade. She did not continue because she had to help her parents to take care of the cattle herd and do domestic work. She is married. Her husband raises cattle and they have a son.

Nohemy has had a small store in her home for 12 years. She decided to start her own business to help her husband with the costs of food and basic services.

She travels 1 or 2 times per week to the market for supplies so she has enough products in the store. Her son helps her attend to clients when he’s not working in the fields with his father.

Nohemy wakes up at 5:00 am to prepare breakfast for her family and then waits in the store.

This loan will be used to buy coffee, sugar, oil, rice, beans, detergents, and other products to supply the store and to not have to travel to the market for supplies more than once per week.

She dreams of having a better space for her business.