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A loan of $1,825 helped buy flour, coffee, rice, sugar, soda, juice and replace a glass window.


Viviana Cenith's story

Viviana invested her previous Kiva loan in merchandise to stock up her business. She also bought a showcase since her old one was too small and she couldn’t fill it with the demands of the market. Currently, she is requesting a new Kiva loan so she can buy flour, coffee, rice, sugar, soda, juice and so she can replace a glass window that’s in bad shape. Her message to the Kiva lenders is the following: Thank you for giving me your support and trust, and I hope you will continue to support us so I can achieve my goal of having my own home.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Beatriz Yuste



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