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Maria C. is 20 years old and single. She lives with her family and runs a grocery store where she sells essential food products to her customers. She has grown her business over time. She inherited the business from her father when she was very young. She feels very grateful to God and also to her family for supporting her in getting ahead in her business. She is requesting this loan from Fape to further stock her grocery store with essential food products to meet her customers' needs and make more profits. Her dream is to have a family of her own and to continue supporting her parents.
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Maria C.: soltera de 20 años de edad vive con su familia ella tiene una abarroteria,en la cual tiene productos Comestibles de primera nececidad, que estan a la venta de todos sus clientes, ella ha echo crecer su negocio con el paso del tiempo ya que su padre le heredo su negocio ya que era muy pequeña y se siente muy agradecida con Dios primero y luego con su familia por apoyarla a sacar adelante su negocio,ella solicita el credito a Fape para surtir mas la abarroteria con productos Comestibles de primera necesidad para cubrir las necesidades de sus clientes y generar mas ganacias el sueño de ella es tener su propia familia y seguir apoyando a sus padres.

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About FAPE

FAPE, the Foundation for the Assistance of Small Businesses, is a nonprofit, socially-minded institution that provides loans to micro-entrepreneurs across Guatemala.

About Guatemala

  • $5,300
    Average annual income
  • 69
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $12,593,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.7
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Maria to buy essential food products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 28, 2011
Mar 12, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2012