A loan of $1,025 helped to purchase molasses.


Diamantina's story

Diamantina V. V. lives in Cartagena in Guanacaste. She is an excellent leader and she is also a merchant in the community. She requires a loan in the amount of 500 000 (five hundred thousand colones) to purchase a tub of molasses she needs to start her business selling sugar known as molasses. It is used as feed for cattle and it has become a profitable business in the community. She is a member of Empresa de Credito Communal de Cartagena, one of the 110 member organizations of Edesa (Kiva Field Partner) in Costa Rica.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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