A loan helped to get the necessary money to buy a vehicle to transport the cylinders.


Herminia Maria's story

Herminia is a 58-year old woman who works selling gas pipettes in the town of Sahagún. She started this job from economic need and with it she hopes to improve her home's economic situation, where her son and common-law partner live.

She is an entrepreneurial and very witty person. Thanks to her business she has improved her loved ones' quality of life and managed to get economic freedom. Herminia wants to ask for a loan to get the necessary money to buy a vehicle to transport the pipettes.

If you want to know more about the entrepreneurs and the loans from Interactuar, you can join the Lending Team called: “Friends of Interactuar Colombia”: http://www.kiva.org/team/interactuar_colombia

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mara Nagaki.


This loan is special because:

It provides rural and displaced populations in the poorest areas of Colombia with steady and reliable loans.



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