A loan of $1,500 helps top buy a batch of women's clothing, perfume, and makeup.
Maria Elena's story
Maria is a charismatic and hardworking woman who has managed to get ahead as a merchant selling personal items, mainly clothing. She operates her business as a street vendor in different towns.
She has approached Kiva and MiCrédito to benefit from a loan which will enable her to buy a batch of women's clothing, perfume, and makeup. Her goal for the future is to be able to sell shoes.