A loan helped to buy an inventory of merchandise such as accessories, footwear, and clothing.


Carmen Regina's story

Carmen is a very responsible person with her work, since at her age of 62, she works untiringly every day in her business of selling retail goods in the municipality of Lorica.

She is now single, and she sees the opportunity in the fact that an entity such as Interactuar offers her confidence and support to flourish as an independent [businessperson].

She is applying for a loan for the purchase of an inventory of merchandise such as accessories, footwear, and clothing.

With the help of this loan, Carmen will be able to improve her business, which will allow her to obtain greater income so that every day she can give her family life opportunities.

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

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry.


This loan is special because:

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



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