A loan helped to refinance debt and inject capital in her business.


Herminia's story

Herminia is 47 years old, married, and a mother. She states that she struggles for her family, to be able to give them a decent quality of life without hardships.

She has a store in which she works every day from early in the morning, and she states that she has an established customer base. She also mentions that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, her business was affected since she was unable to work normally and this also affected her income.

She seeks the way to be able to get it off the ground again and to continue working. She asks for this loan to refinance debt and inject capital in her business and, in this way, to be able to continue with her work.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Wendy Harris.


This loan is special because:

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



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