A loan helped to buy a stove to make and sell tortillas. She will also buy fertilizer to grow corn and fodder to feed her cattle.


Luz Del Carmen's story

Luz did not go to school because of her family's economic situation.

Luz makes and sells tortillas at her house. She has the help of a daughter who lives nearby. Her partner produces the corn with his farming.

She is requesting a loan to buy a stove to make and sell tortillas. She will also buy fertilizer for the crops and fodder to feed the cattle.

Luz dreams of continuing her work so she can provide for the needs of her family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


This loan is special because:

It enables vulnerable women to start and grow their own business.



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