A loan of $375 helped working capital.


Maria Efigenia's story

Maria Efigenia is 49 years old. Her business is selling general merchandise. She has been in the business for more than 7 years and it is her only source of income. It enables her to help with her household expenses. She has three children in her care whom she has to feed, clothe and educate. María Efigenia will use her loan to buy clothes, shoes, cosmetics and other products. She dreams of expanding her business and being able to offer her customers a large variety of products.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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