A loan of $800 helped purchase supplies.


Francisca Elena's story

Francisca Elena Q. M. lives in the town of Santiago Nonualco in the department of La Paz. At 57 years old Francisca is still a happy person and a hard worker. She has run her business selling fast food, snacks, and drinks for 20 years. Francisca says that her business has been improving over the years thanks to the loans she has received. These loans have allowed her to consolidate and grow her business. She is now applying for a loan in order to continue investing in her business by purchasing supplies and increasing her production.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Patrick King



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