A loan of $800 helped to buy beverages, instant soup, snacks, bread and basic grains.


María Del Carmen's story

María del Carmen, 69, lives with her life’s companion and two children who are going to school near home. She has a store that she supports her family with. She rises very early to sell in her store because she feels that work, effort and dedication are the best weapons to get ahead and to be able to be happy together with her family. María has a large number of customers because they find what they need in her store at a reasonable price. Besides, the place is very hygienic and they receive the attention they deserve.

Her wish to stand out has motivated her to ask INTEGRAL for a loan that will make it possible for her to stock the store with beverages, instant soups, snacks, bread and basic grains, among others. This way she will be able to maintain and succeed with her business and proviD. her family with a more dignified, financially secure life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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