A loan helped to buy sandals and shoes to sell.


Josefina Del Carmen's story

Josefina del Carmen is a hardworking woman. Despite the difficulties she has faced, she seeks to earn a living and has been able to do so with the help of the loans. Josefina del Carmen sells shoes and sandals by going into town to offer her merchandise. She also sells from her house and taking orders over the phone. Josefina del Carmen offers her products on credit and collects payments every eight days. Despite the lingering fear of getting sick, she is able to earn a living.

This loan will be used to buy sandals and shoes. She hopes to continue receiving the assistance of the loans.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.


This loan is special because:

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



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