A loan of $600 helped to buy vitamins, medicine and food supplements.


Luz Maria's story

Luz is 35 years old and lives with her husband and six school age children. She sells medicine and natural remedies as well as staple household foods. She has been working in this business for five years which she learned from her parents. She works Monday through Saturday. She is requesting the loan to buy vitamins, medicines, food supplements and other products that medicinal or natural remedy applications. Many customers are inclined to mix their own food supplements so she would like to expand her inventory. The purpose of the loan is to strengthen the business by offering new and better quality products to her customers, through this she can remain their preferred vendor and allow her to earn more to support her family.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Andrea Kellogg


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