A loan of $750 helped to purchase supplies, flour and sugar.


Maria Maxima's story

The lady María is a longtime client of the microfinance institution. She lives in the family home in the zone of the Carmelites in Cota Cota. María Máxima works as a baker in her own home in which she has her store where she makes cakes, cookies and cupcakes. She is very well-known in the area because of the rich desserts that she makes. María Máxima is married to León who is already retired so he helps her with purchasing the ingredients. Their children are already grown and each of them live elsewhere. She is requesting this loan for the purchase of supplies such as sugar and flour for the preparation of cakes.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kathryn Luehm



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