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A loan of $600 helped buy goods for resale.

Ana Isabel's story

Ana Isabel B. D. F., 33, owns a shop where she sells cereals, dairy products and other everyday supplies. She also sells typical dishes such as fried yucca, tamales, enchiladas and so on, dishes that she sells from her house. Ana works hard, tending her store and caring for her three chidren, 12-, 8- and 5-years old, all of whom are in schoool. She is lucky that her store is located in her house in the "departamento" of San Miguel. Ana is applying for a loan because she wants to buy a wider range of products so that she can better stock her store. Offering a wider range of products will allow her to better serve her customers. She also wants to buy basic ingredients for making the prepared dishes she sells. She hopes all of this effort will improve the lives of her children and proviD. them all with a better future.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jere Wiseman

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