A loan helped to buy cement and construction materials to improve her establishment.


Rosa Maria's story

Rosa is a humble woman from the municipality of Cimitarra, who has many dreams and hopes and wants the best for her family. She is 40 years old and lives in a common-law marriage.

Currently she makes a living selling food products and drinks retail. One of the main challenges she faces in her business is the high supply cost.

She requests a loan to buy cement and construction materials so she can improve sales, grow her clientele and give her business a more formal look.

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 Liliana S.


This loan is special because:

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



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