Fighting for a better future? We need your help.

Creating a more equitable world takes a lot of time and energy, but at Kiva we’re in it for the long haul. 100% of money lent on Kiva goes to funding loans. That means we rely on donations from people like you to make this work possible.
Your donation of any size makes a difference. Thanks for investing in a better future,
Premal Shah, President & Co-Founder, Kiva
  • $25
  • $35
  • $50
  • Submit
  • Other

A loan of $500 helped purchase cosmetics and gold/silver jewelry.

Gladis Del Socorro's story

Gladis del Socorro M. M. is a 41-year-old woman who has been leaving her home very early in the morning to sell cosmetics and gold/silver jewelry at homes, companies, and institutes for five years. She started this business to help out in her household, and so that her children could have a better quality of life.

Translator profile picture

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Elizabeth Casian

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details