A loan of $525 helped to buy general groceries.

Martha Elena's story

Martha was born in the city of Santa Cruz on the 8th of March of 1968. She is single and has a daughter. Her name is Elena and she goes to a public high school in the neighborhood. She is 16 and in her second year. Martha's dream is for her daughter to be a high school graduate and then to go on to the public university and have a professional career. Her objective is to have a grocery store in her house. At present, her grocery store in in her mother's house. She has been selling groceries for 5 years. She is asking for the loan because she needs to supply her store by buying general merchandise. She is a very hardworking person who really wants to get ahead and she is grateful to the institution for the support it has offered.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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