A loan of $500 helped to purchase fruits and vegetables..


Cristina's story

Crisitina A. B. is 47 years old and she is single and she is the mother of 4 grown children. Previously Cristina was an employee in a larger business in the region. But her salary was very meager and so she decided to go into business for herself. She set up a stand from where to sell vegetables and fruits in the city's market.

Thanks to the profits she has earned selling fruits and vegetables she has managed to send her kids to school and to see them graduate high school.

Currently she requests a loan to supplement her stock of merchandise, to have greater quantity of products to offer her clients.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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