A loan of $1,200 helped buy more products.

Carmen Elena's story

Carmen Elena D. A., 38, lives in Lourdes Colón in the La Libertad department. She lives with her husband and daughter.

For a year she has been selling products like flour, sugar, leavening, and more for making bread.

Carmen is asking for a loan to invest in her business and get more stock. She hopes to improve her sales. Her oldest son is studying abroad. She hopes to get more earnings to be able to help her son more and to be able to contribute, with her husband, to the household expenses.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish

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