A loan of $1,050 helps to buy detergents, rice, beans, cheese, eggs, personal hygiene products, and sugar to boost her business.


Alma Iris's story

Alma is an honest, hardworking, and responsible businesswoman who, above all, is ready and willing to continue striving for her family's well-being. At the age of 42, she owns a small conveniece store that she's had to carry forward for the last eight years. She has three teenagers who help her with her valuable business.

Alma has requested a Kiva loan through MiCredito to buy detergents, rice, beans, cheese, eggs, personal hygiene products, and sugar to boost her business and meet her customers' demands. In the future, Alma wishes to turn her establishment into a general store.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Crissy Martinez-Munoz.


This loan is special because:

It includes access to short-term emergency loans.

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*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.