A loan of $250 helped to buy merchandise.


Leticia Del Carmen's story

Leticia is an enthusiastic and entrepreneurial woman. She separated from her husband six years ago. She receives absolutely no help from him to pay for the expenses and studies of her son. Therefore, Leticia as had to work hard to get ahead. The salary that she received as maid was very low and in order to pay for all household expenses, she started her own business three years ago, selling flowers and presents.

Leticia wants to give a new impulse to her business to increments her income. Her son is now studying in the University and has a lot of expenses. She wants her son to be able to finish his studies and therefore she is requesting a loan of $250 that she will use to buy merchandise to increment the variety of her business and to continue growing. She will repay this amount in 3 months. Please contribute to the growth of this business and become an important part in the life of Leticia and her son. They are very thankful for your help.

Translated from Spanish by Ramón F. Kolb, Kiva Volunteer.

Leticia es una mujer emprendedora y entusiasta, está separada de su esposo desde hace seis años, no recibe ningún tipo de ayuda de él para el sostén y estudio de su hijo, por lo que Leticia ha tenido que trabajar y esforzarse mucho por sacarlo adelante, el salario que recibía como empleada era muy bajo y para poder cubrir todos los gastos de su hogar inició su propio negocio hace tres años, donde vende flores y regalos.

Leticia desea dar un nuevo impulso a su negocio para poder incrementar sus utilidades, su hijo ya está en la universidad y tiene muchos gastos, ella desea que su hijo pueda culminar sus estudios y para ello solicita un préstamo de $250 dólares que empleará en la compra de mercancía para tener mejor surtida su negocio y poder continuar creciendo, ella devolverá esta cantidad en 3 meses. Contribuye el crecimiento de este negocio y se parte importante en la vida de Leticia y su hijo, ellos agradecen mucho tu apoyo.


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