Total loan: $3,000


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Rio Pavo, , Panama / Food

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

A loan helped to finish building a food market and to buy inventory.

Isabel's story

Meet Isabel!

Isabel is an energetic, multi-faceted entrepreneur who lives in the rural community of Barriales. She runs a small restaurant and also a small convenience store that serves not only people in her community but also the people that pass by her community. The main products she sells in her store are grains, kitchen supplies, cleaning products, fruits, and vegetables.

Isabel is a strong leader in her community and is always proactive on projects that empower women. She is also co-founder of the local community-owned bank and is passionate about entrepreneurship and social businesses.

Isabel is asking for her first Kiva loan to finish building her food market and to buy inventory.

Thank you for supporting women-owned businesses in under-resourced rural communities of Panama.