A loan of $1,450 helped to purchase blank CD's and a machine for screen printing.


Maribel's story

Maribel is 27 years old and lives with her mother in the Villa Juliana zone in the city El Alto. She has a CD store and has 8 years of experience in the field. As time went by, she saved up, investing her small amount of capital in the CD store.

She will use the loan for operational capital--purchasing merchandise, CD’s, and screen printing supplies. With the money requested, she can increase the merchandise to stock her store.

Regarding her experience, she wants to increase the size of her store and its level of income. She has a good attitude towards payment and is very entrepreneurial in the administration of her business.

She has succeeded in spite of having 4 children. She supports them with the income from her business. She is making two of them study, and they are currently in school.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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