A loan of $650 helped to outfit her store with more products..


Cathy's story

Cathy is a young 24 year old woman. She has a 2 year old daughter and they live together in her aunt's house. She has had a store for more than 2 years where she sells basic necessities. Her customers always go to her establishment for them. She also offers clothing according to the season, selling the merchandise on credit. She also sells animals, an activity she does on weekends with her aunt's help. She affirms that she likes to work in her business because it gives her time to attend to her daughter. For now, her goal is to have a big store with more merchandise and more capital for her business. this is hr fifth loan with MFP. She is very happy to know that she has financial support, since she has always shown her self to be responsible with the payments. She is also very happy to be a part of her community bank because all of the members are responsible and very supportive people. She is grateful to the people who will be lenders of the loan she is asking for because it will be very useful for her activity's progress. With the loan she is asking for, she will invest in buying more merchandise for her store.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue


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