A loan of $1,000 helped to buy basic grains, meats, cured meats, dairy products, eggs and vegetables.


Teresa De Jesús's story

Teresa de Jesús, 36, lives with her life partner and two children. She sells food at home. She’s very well known locally because she makes the most delicious dishes in the zone: breakfasts and dinners at very affordable prices and of very good quality. Besides, the place is very hygienic and service is excellent; the customer is always satisfied and leaves smiling.

Teresa is an enterprising woman who rises very early every day to start her work. For her, the secret of her work is the tastiness of her dishes and the love she prepares them with.

She wants to see her business grow so has asked INTEGRAL for a loan that will make it possible for her to buy basic grains, meats, cured meats, dairy products, eggs and vegetables, among others. Teresa de Jesús trusts that her effort will allow her to provide a full life for her family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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