A loan of $1,050 helped purchase of merchandise such as rice, sugar, beans, cooking oil, and bathroom tissue.


Maria Rosalina's story

María lives in the San Simón department of Morazán. She sells basic, essential items. She is 32, married, but does not yet have children. Her business is more than six years old, and she works from 6am to 7pm. She now needs to purchase merchandise for inventory.
She requests this loan to invest in merchandise such as rice, sugar, beans, cooking oil, and bathroom tissue. With this loan, the business will be well-equipped and able to meet the needs of customers. The goals of María are to make a good investment, supply her business with everything necessary to satisfy her customers, and to have children and care for them.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Schell


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