A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase construction materials for her house, such as sand and cement.


Raquel Barbarita's story

Raquel is 38 years old and he is a hardworking woman who started with a small office supply store. With time she has increased the variety of products.

She works alone from 8am to 10pm on her business, selling to her clients items such as notebooks, office supplies, and paper products. With the help of this loan she will purchase materials to renovate her home, such as construction rocks, sand, and cement. Her greatest goal is to establish her store and to improve her house to have a better life with her family.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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