A loan of $500 helped buy blouses, skirts, t-shirts, dress shirts, and underwear.


Gloria Del Carmen's story

Gloria lives in Santiago de María department of Usulután. She has her own home and lives with her two daughters, ages 14 and 12. She sells clothing. She is 49 years old. This business was one she started herself in the municipal market 7 years ago. She works from 6:00 AM until 4:00 PM.

She seeks a loan to buy blouses, skirts, t-shirts, dress shirts, and underwear, with the intention of strengthening her business and providing a variety of dress and casual clothing to her customers.

Her aspirations are to be a businesswoman with a strong business, with great profits, and improve her family’s quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Cindy Kendall


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