A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase household products, such as rice, sugar, cooking oil, beans, eggs, and pasta.


Sonia Del Carmen's story

Sonia lives with her grandchildren who are in her care. They are 18 and 22 years old. She has a store from where she sells basic needs products. She has had the business for 21 years and it was founded by her husband.

She requests a loan to purchase household products, such as rice, sugar, cooking oil, beans, eggs, and pasta. This loan will cover this expense and it will proviD. her business and her income with greater stability. She and her family depend on this business.

Her objective is to help her grandchildren, to proviD. for their needs and to send them to school, until they have achieved a career.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer


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