A loan of $400 helped to buy purses, shoes, cosmetics, clothing in general, wallets, and other things.


Maria Luisa's story

María Luisa is 36, and sells general merchandise. This has been her livelihood for more than 5 years. She started with her savings from when she went to work in Costa Rica. With the little she was making, she decided to start a business. She has a great variety of customers, who request a variety of products. She will use the loan to buy purses, shoes, cosmetics, clothing in general, wallets, and other things.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Goldie



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