A loan of $1,150 helped to pay the labor and material costs for construction.

Francisca's story

Mrs. Francisca González is a single mother of three children who are all adults. For 20 years, she has had a modest locale where she sells food in the San Lorenzo market. She leaves her home very early every morning to prepare breakfast, mid morning meal, and lunch.

Francisca has good clientele made up of people who always go to the locale to acquire the products prepared by Francisca. That is why she needs this loan to make her locale bigger. With this job, she supports her home and she has been able to get her family ahead.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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