Total loan: $400
Solola, Solola, Guatemala / Food
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Marta Ofelia's story
Marta is 36 years old and lives in the town of Sololá, department of Sololá. She has 5 children: the eldest is 19 and works to help cover household expenses. The second son is 17 and also works and contributes to the family. Her third is ten years old and in elementary school. The fourth is eight and attends primary school and the youngest, six, is also in primary. She earns a living with her grocery store at the municipal market where she has worked for four years. With her earnings she helps her husband support the family. The loan she is requesting in the amount of 3,000 GTQ is to buy goods for the store so she can attend to customers better. In the future, Marta wants to expand her store so she can give her children an education.