A loan of $800 helped to buy sugar, oil, salt, lime, beans, rice, beverages and detergents.


Patricia Del Carmen's story

Patricia is a merchant. She sells basic necessity products but she needs to expand her store. That is why she has asked for a loan which will be used to buy merchandise such as: sugar, oil, lime, beans, rice, beverages. detergent, etc.

She says that the previous loan had an important effect on her. Her income increased, her income went up, she had a higher number of customers, and she had more products. This has taken her to a more favorable financial position and a higher quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue


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