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Ruth Marisol


A loan of $550 helped purchase oil, sugar, beans, detergent, and other basic necessities.


Ruth Marisol's story

Ruth Marisol is 35 years old and resides in San Miguel. She is married and lives with her husband and their three children: Meybelyn, Javier, and Leydi (ages 12, 9, and 2). Ruth has a store where she sells basic necessities.

She started her business five years ago with the support of her husband has been able to manage it successfully. Her store is located in a good area where there is no competition. Ruth works from 7am to 6pm. She is requesting a loan to buy merchandise to restock her store such as oil, sugar, beans, detergent, and other basic necessities so that she can meet the demand of her customers and provide a financial boost to her business.

Her aspirations include generating an income for her family and contributing to the improvement of their quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 7, 2010

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 7, 2010