A loan of $725 helped to buy salon supplies like: shampoo, creams, hair dryers, etc.


Maria's story

María is married to Modesto; they have three children. She lives in a well-known neighborhood in this city.

She has a beauty salon and a well-stocked store that she got through much effort and with her husband's help; they have succeeded together.

She set up the beauty salon in order to have higher income for her home. She studied with a girl friend who motivated her to have a profession.

Her children help her with household chores so that she can better tend to her business.

Her husband works as a taxi driver and helps María with household expenses and the children.

She is a very hard-working person and has shown herself to be very responsible with her financial commitments.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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