A loan helped to buy sweets, cookies, and sodas to supply her business, increasing her sales volume.


Maria Mercedes's story

Maria is a hardworking 26-year-old woman. She has 2 children who are still school-aged. They live in the town of Orcopampa. Maria makes a living selling groceries in her store which, with great effort, she manages to rent.

Maria is requesting a microloan to be able to buy sweets, cookies, and sodas to supply her business, increasing her sales volume.

In the future, Maria hopes to be able to improve her house and to continue providing good education for her children so they can become very principled people.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Caroline Rouse.


This loan is special because:

Expands access to financial services for rural clients.



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