A loan of $775 helped to buy yerba mate, sugar, canned food, meat, drinks, etc.


Elvira's story

Elvira is 54 years old. She has been married for a long time and lives in her own home in the city of Encarnación. She has been working as a shopkeeper for long time. She has a well-stocked grocery store in her home where she sells food and drinks. She also has a volleyball court. Elvira tells us that her business is doing very well because she has good customers and is well known in her area for her good customer service and the good prices she offers. Thanks to her work, she is able to maintain her household and cover any out-of-pocket expenses. Elvira is requesting this loan to buy basic household products for her business such as yerba mate, sugar, canned food, meat, drinks, etc. She is grateful for the help that she is receiving as it will be very useful to her.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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