A loan of $1,175 helped to expand her business of selling vegetables at market.


Adela's story

Adela G. has been a widow for 15 years and has 4 children, who are all adults. She is 46-years-old and sells vegetables in the city market. She sells tomatoes, onions, and potatoes. One of her daughters helps her sell. She needs this credit to expand her business, which her daughter would be in charge of. Adela hopes to improve the economic situation of both herself and her children. She also raises chickens and pigs in her free time since she sells vegetables all day on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Her dreams are to have her children continue with their education and that they prosper in life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Tanya Harper



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