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Total loan: $1,200
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Maria Gricelda


A loan of $1,200 helped compra de cuatro Cerdos, concentrado para alimentarlos y productos lacteos.


Maria Gricelda's story

María lives in the city of San Miguel, in the state of San Miguel. She dedicates herself to selling dairy and pig products. She lives with her family, which is maD. up of her husband and four children: Sonia who is 8 years old, Claudia, 17, Iveth, 15 and Jeovany, 4.

The business consists of going out and selling dairy and pig products from a vehicle, from 6:00 in the morning until 3:00 in the afternoon. Her husband helps her with the sales each day. Beginning early in the morning they prepare by gathering their goods, which incluD. cheese, cream and curd. The difficulty is the lack of money to buy large quantities of merchandise. Currently, María is asking for a loan in order to purchase four pigs and dairy products, with the aim of raising the pigs, fattening them and then butchering them.

This loan will be a great help to the family and to their business, as it will allow them to attain inventory and continue selling product. Her dream is to keep growing the business, and increase earnings in order to offer her children a better future and allow them to get ahead.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz


Loan details

Loan length:

20 months
Disbursed date: January 21, 2011

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Loan details

Loan length:

20 months
Disbursed date: January 21, 2011