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A loan of $425 helped to buy milk, rice, oil, sugar, toilet paper, tuna and beverages.


Ivania Del Carmen's story

Ivania Del Carmen is 48 years old. For the past 22 years, she has run a grocery store selling everyday items such as milk, rice, oil, sugar, toilet paper, tuna and beverages. For better security and convenience, she runs the business from her own home.

With the profit she makes from the sale of her products, she tries to cover all her expenses and improve her quality of life.

This loan is to buy more supplies, such as basic food products.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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