A loan of $475 helped to purchase pants, shirts, towels, sheet sets, kimonos, pajamas, underwear, shorts and camisoles, among other items.


Martha Lorena's story

Martha Lorena, 32, married, 4 children, is a hardworking person. She has been selling general merchandise for ten years and started her business due to the need for an income for her family since jobs were scarce.

Currently Martha’s customer base has grown thanks to the good, responsible service she provides her clients and to the support she has received with funding from Leon 2000 and Kiva so that she can move her business forward. She is requesting funding now to purchase products such as pants, shirts, towels, sheet sets, kimonos, pajamas, underwear, shorts and camisoles among other items.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Diane Chaney



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