A loan of $825 helps to buy inventory for her business such as sodas, water, and snacks.


Kelly Enith's story

Kelly Enith is a micro-entrepreneur who is 51 years old and lives in the city of Barranquilla, Colombia. She has a business selling beverages which is located in the city center and she has more than 33 years of experience in the field. Her idea for the business came from the need to have a better quality of life and to be the owner of her own business. She is separated and has one son and lives in her own home. She is known by her customers as a kind person who offers high quality service. Her customers are individuals, friends and neighbors, and passersby in the city center. Kelly Enith has as a goal investing in merchandise in order to access more customers and increase her income. Due to the pandemic of Covid-19, she had to stop her work and her income decreased drastically due to health concerns. Currently she is requesting her first loan from Kiva's field partner Fundación Mario Santo Domingo in order to invest in buying inventory for her business such as sodas, water, and snacks. Support her with this loan for her business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Debra McMahon.


This loan is special because:

It provides borrowers in micro businesses with affordable loans.

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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.

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.