A loan of $1,100 helped to buy soft drinks, juice, snacks, candy, cookies, and popsicles.


Santos's story

Santos, age 56, lives in her own home with four sons. She has run a store for more than ten years. She has her business set up at a local institution. This came about by her own initiative and with the help of her husband. She is asking for a loan to invest in merchandise for the store. She will buy soft drinks, juices, snacks, candy, cookies, and popsicles, as well as other treats that appeal to the institute's students. This loan will help Santos to stock the business for the start of classes. Her aspiration is to have good customers this year, and for the business has the capacity to meet demand, as this will allow her to generate more income.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sophie VH


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