A loan of $800 helped to buy merchandise for her store.

Rosa Maria's story

Doña Rosa, age 49, is an enterprising woman who is dedicated to her business of selling everyday consumer products. She has a store inside of her home in the village of Cuchilla. Rosa has several customers in this village who prefer to do business with her because of the good quality of the products she sells and the affordable prices. She wakes up every day at 4am so that she can attend to her family before opening her business to her customers.

This loan will be used to buy beans, sugar, lard, rice, tortillas, soft drinks, juices, oil, candles, matches, donuts, soups, condiments, eggs, cereal, oats, candy, coffee, bread, cookies, and other products. Rosa is the mother of three children who attend school in the community. In her free time, she raises chickens and pigs.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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