A loan of $350 helped to purchase such products as vegetables, fruits in order to implement her business.


Maria Teresa's story

Mrs. María Teresa L. Sánchez is 42 years old, she lives in the La Esperanza District, Trujillo province, La Libertad department, Perú.
She studied part of her primary education, she has 4 kids who are economically dependent on her.
María sells food, she has developed her business out of her home.
With her first loan of 300 soles that she received from her village bank New Hope II, she invested in the purchase of utensils for her restaurant like pots and tapers.
The loan of 1000 soles will be invested in the purchase of products like vegetables and fruits used to implement her business.
María has a dream of having her own cafeteria and to grow as a microentrepreneur.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Erin Hopkins


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