A loan helped to purchase materials to fix up the ceiling, and to purchase furnishings and supplies.


Lina Marcela's story

Marcela is an enterprising and hard-working person from the municipality of Puerto Berrio. She has worked at her restaurant for 1 year. She is enterprising and very capable.

Currently, she is single and 26 years old. Marcela has 1 child. She has not stopped for even a moment in her search for a better future for her family.

She asks for a loan from Interactuar, which she will invest in the purchase of materials to fix up the ceiling, and to purchase furnishings and supplies. In this way, she will be able to improve her sales, increase her customers, and increase her profits.

If you want to know more about the entrepreneurs and the loans from Interactuar, you can join the Lending Team called: “Friends of Interactuar Colombia”: http://www.kiva.org/team/interactuar_colombia.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Wendy Harris.


This loan is special because:

It helps internally-displaced people in Colombia rebuild and sustain their livelihoods.



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