A loan of $1,200 helped to buy appliances for her restaurant.


Maria's story

Maria is known for her delicious meals and is the owner of the "Soda las Palmas" (a small restaurant offering typical foods).

She is in need of a loan in the amount of 594,000 CRC to buy appliances for her business such as a refrigerator, freezer, micro-wave oven and other items that will improve customer service.

He main goal is to make enough income to guarantee an education for her children.

She is a member of the "Raíces Capitales" communal bank which is one of the 110 organizations belonging to EDESA in Costa Rica.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sherry Bess



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