A loan of $275 helped to buy rice, beans, bread, plates, coffee, soft drinks, juices and more.


Maritza Elena's story

Maritza Elena is 54 and she has been selling prepared food for more than 22 years. She started when she was very young since she needed to give her family daily meals. She rises early and then has to go shopping and prepare the different items that she makes. She will use the requested loan to buy rice, beans, bread, plates, coffee, soft drinks, juices, etc.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Miriam Palacio



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