A loan of $550 helped to purchase merchandise to supply her general store.


Santos Balbina's story

Santos Balbina A. is 32 years old and she lives in the community of El Obraje. She sells every day goods from a store installed in her house. She has many clients because her business is located in a strategic location where there are many passers-by.

Santos is the mother of a 3-year old boy.

She is married and together with her husband they work hard to get ahead. Her husband works in the field of agriculture.

Santos also raises poultry and pigs.

Her goal is to make her business grow and to provide her son with a better quality of life.

The loan will be used to purchase merchandise in wholesale to supply her business.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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