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Total loan: $400
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Maria Francisca Alicia

El Salvador
El Salvador / General Store

A loan of $400 helped purchase staple products like drinks, eggs, and sugar for her store.


Maria Francisca Alicia's story

María has a business selling used American clothes, sodas, snacks, and staple products. She is a widow and lives with two grandchildren. She and her husband began their business selling bread, and little by little with help from their children they were able to grow their business. Her business is open from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.

She is currently seeking a loan to buy products for her store like drinks, juices, eggs, and sugar. The loan will allow her to maintain an inventory of goods for her customers. Her goal is to improve her business through investment, to use her profits wisely, and to proviD. her family with a better future.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Patrick King


Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 19, 2011

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 19, 2011