A loan helped to buy corn, cheese, beans, firewood, condiments, oil, etc. to prepare and sell traditional food.


Marina Elizabeth's story

Marina is married and has three children whom are already independent.

Marina sells traditional food like pupusas and corn enchiladas. She travels three to five kilometers selling her products, which is how she generates income to get ahead.

Marina needs a loan to buy corn, cheese, beans, firewood, condiments, oil, etc. to prepare and sell traditional food. She dreams of improving her house.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Katie Drumhiller.


This loan is special because:

It enables vulnerable women to start and grow their own business.



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