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Evelyn Rubidia

Zacatecoluca, La Paz Department, El Salvador / Food

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A loan helped her to buy a stall on wheels to travel to sell local and fast food.


Evelyn Rubidia's story

Evelyn studied until high school. She is single and has a daughter who is studying. A niece lives also with her. Evelyn sells local and fast food, such as French fries, tamales, pupusas (stuffed tortillas), etc. She has an experience of 7 years in this business which she learned from her mother. Evelyn travels up to 8 kilometers selling her products and works from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Evelyn needs a loan to buy a stall on wheels to travel to sell local and fast food. She dreams of expanding her business and of giving better life conditions to her daughter and her niece.