A loan helped to buy raw materials like synthetic leather, fittings, glues, soles so that she will be able to improve her sales.


Yarnedis Maria's story

Yarnedis is an enterprising and hardworking person from the municipality of Chinu. She has been making a living with her leather and fur shoe production business for 3 years.

She is an enterprising and very capable person.
Currently she is in a common law relationship and is 48 years old.

Yarnedis has two children. She didn't stop for a moment with her quest for a better future for her family.

She is requesting a loan from Interactuar which she will invest in the purchase of raw materials like synthetic leather, fittings, glues, soles so that she will be able to improve her sales, increase her customer base and increase her earnings.

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 Linda Biebrich.


This loan is special because:

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



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