A loan helped to buy milk, cheese and sewing materials.


Areida Celeste's story

Areida Celeste and her family live in the parish of Pueblo Nuevo, a place of beautiful landscapes with abundant vegetation and people dedicated to farming and cattle rearing.

She is a woman who in spite of her advanced age, tries to make a living through her work. She has a sewing shop where she makes all kinds of clothing for men, women and children, and she works based on her customers’ requests.

She also has a small store in her house where she sells milk and cheese. She buys the milk and cheese from local farmers and then sells it by the pound or wholesale to local retailers

This loan will be used to buy milk, cheese and sewing materials.

Her dreams are to continue with her work and have good health.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Marila Arana.


This loan is special because:

It is accompanied by useful, real-life business training.


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