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A loan of $700 helped to buy clothing, footwear, perfume, lipsticks and more products.


Mariela Del Carmen's story

Mariela sells general merchandise. She’s been in business for over four years. Her business started because she did not have the opportunity to provide her family with daily income. She started this way of life with very little capital.

The reason for the loan is to buy clothing in general, footwear, perfume, lipsticks and more products. In the future, she’d like to see her children become professionals so that they won’t have to work as hard as she has had to.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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