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A loan of $275 helped buy women's clothing, men's clothing, and shoes.


Yessica Carolina's story

Mrs. Yessica Carolina O. is 34 years old, single, and has two children she is raising. They have lived in the Fraternidad neighborhood in the city of San Lorenzo for three years. Yessica works selling new and used clothing. She also sells shoes for children and adults. Every day she goes out to sell in the areas around San Lorenzo. In her free time she works mending clothing and making women's clothing at her home. Yessica is an entrepreneurial woman with a desire to get ahead. She has many goals, one of which (and the most important) is to build a house for her children. She will use the loan to buy used clothing and sandals.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Emily Meinecke



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