A loan of $1,300 helps to stock her store with rice, milk, oil, etc.


Clara Maria's story

Clara Maria, age 57, is single and lives in Pajan, a place of people dedicated to the countryside and the sale of their products. It has been very affected by the Covid-19 health emergency.

She is a hardworking woman who, facing the current crisis, makes efforts to get ahead. Thanks to her store, she manages this. She sells a great variety of provisions and, despite fear of illness, runs her business using the best methods to protect herself and her clients.

This loan is to stock her store with rice, milk, oil, etc. Her aspirations are to improve her business and to get ahead.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer joann stephan.


This loan is special because:

It helps borrowers withstand negative economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Patrick Flynn, Kiva staff

Patrick Flynn
Kiva staff



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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.