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A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase shawls in wholesale.

Benita's story

Benita is a member that sells hats, shawls and jewelry to women in the village. She makes her purchases in wholesale from the artesans that make the hats and shawls. She is a long-time member of the organization. She has 4 sons and they are all working and are independent. But in her care she now has a 1-year old grandson whose mother passed away. She is a very hardworking woman and ever since she separated from her husband she has supported her children. They work in the businesses that their father left them and they use the facilities that she bought them. She is a very responsible person and she is timely with her payments. With the funds from this loan she will purchase shawls in wholesale. She has had a large number of orders placed. She is very grateful to the organization for the support she has received.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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