A loan of $1,475 helped to buy sugar, rice, tea, and dairy products, etc.

Maria's story

María, age 36, is married and has one daughter. They live in the center of the city of Itá in their own house. They have a grocery store in their house. The store is well stocked, well-known, and frequented by their neighbors and occasional customers.

The products that she offers are all of the basic needs items like sugar, rice, tea, dairy products, and other merchandise.

She also has another business, which consists of renting a pub. It is located in a strategic place in the city where you can get an aperitif every night.

The requested loan will be used to buy a greater quantity of basic needs merchandise for the grocery store that she has.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish

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