A loan helped to have more working capital in her business and to purchase merchandise such as clothing for women and men, blouses, shirts, jeans, shoes, athletic shoes, and clothing for boys and girls.


Mónica Patricia's story

Mónica is an enterprising woman, 50 years old, who lives in the municipality of Galapa where she lives with her spouse and where she has a business selling merchandise. She began this work 10 years ago with the desire to have a better quality of life and help her spouse with the household expenses.

Mónica Patricia offers her products to her primary customers who are her neighbors and passersby, for cash payments and on credit.

Currently, Mónica is applying for her first Kiva loan, through Fundación Mario Santo Domingo, to inject more working capital in her business and to purchase merchandise such as clothing for women and men, blouses, shirts, jeans, shoes, athletic shoes, and clothing for boys and girls to increase her sales and profits. Support her in her business loan.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Wendy Harris.


This loan is special because:

It provides borrowers in micro businesses with affordable loans.



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