Total loan: $700

Santos Mercedes

Flag of El Salvador
Ciudad Barrios, San Miguel Department, El Salvador / Arts

Santos Mercedes's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to purchase tule to make bedrolls.

Santos Mercedes's story

Santos went to school through third grade at a school in her area. She is in a common law marriage and her partner works in agriculture. They have three children together, two of whom are in school.

Santos works making bedrolls, a job she learned at a young age. She makes the bedrolls in her home and later sells them in the surrounding area. In addition, she supports her life partner in agricultural work.

She needs the loan to purchase tule to make bedrolls.

Santos dreams of expanding her home so her family has better comfort.