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A loan of $1,175 helped to buy all types of school supplies.


Eufemia Margarita's story

Eufemia Margarita was able to pay off the previous loan early due to her good earnings and her husband's financial help. She is very happy and grateful first of all to God and later to all of you wherever you are, for helping her attain her dreams. She remarks that school will start soon and she wants to buy a lot of things to offer students, such as backpacks, socks, notebooks, pencil holders and all types of school clothing. She wants to stock her business more and keep it growing. Her husband, Jose Raul, has never left her side. He always supports her in everything and this motivates her to get ahead. The business has taught her big lessons for every customer she serves, some bad but most of them good. Her dream as a mother is to giver her daughters the best and see them one day become women with successful careers fighting for their dreams. She didn't finish school when she was a child due to a lack of money. Her mother doesn't know how to read or write but she inherited from her the beautiful treasure of knowing how to do business and serving people through the business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue



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