A loan of $825 helped working capital.

Maria Fabiola's story

Maria’s clothing business continues to do well. She will use this loan to purchase merchandise for her inventory but will also purchase toys and Christmas decorations to have things to offer her customers for the Christmas season. Maria has a long credit history with Fundación León 2000 and this will be her second Kiva loan. She says that the loans she has received have greatly helped her business and have contributed to the improvement of her lifestyle.

Maria is a single mother and has two lovely children. Her son is two years old and inspires Maria to find great children’s clothing items. Maria’s daughter is 17 and helps with the business when she is not in school. Maria dreams of being able to continue to provide a good education for her children by maintaining her business. Problems arise in her business with customers who are unable to pay on time.

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