A loan helped to buy sweets, drinks, food, fruit and other products to sell in her shop.


María Del Carmen's story

María studied up to the sixth grade and is married. She has three children, two of whom are in school, and her husband is a bus driver.

María works in a school shop and also works for herself, selling snacks and other food products.

The loan will be used to buy sweets, drinks, food, fruit and other products to sell in the shop.

She hopes that her children will complete their studies so that they can have better jobs in future.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Katy Robinson.


This loan is special because:

It enables vulnerable women to start their own business.



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