A loan of $850 helped to buy drinks, milk, tuna, rice etc.


Sandra Patricia's story

Sandra is 32, single, and lives in the area of the city called "Fortin." Her business is a store located in the rear part of her house. She started this business three years ago. Since she had a little working capital, she thought of setting up some kind of business. Currently her business is going well. She works on her own, and her hours are 8:00am to 8:00pm, Monday to Sunday. Her life is good. She has two children, 12 and 16. They go to public schools. She is applying for this loan to buy merchandise such as milk, drinks, rice, sugar, etc. Her dream is to have a house made of cement, and greatly expand her business, in order to be able to help her children complete their education.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Goldie



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