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A loan of $1,675 helped to buy personal products and to stock up her business.

Maria Aurora's story

Maria is a very determined woman who works hard in life to get ahead and this is why four months ago she succeeded in setting up her own business. Before, she had been working for more than 25 years as an employee in personal product sales. Now that she has her own business of selling personal products she can offer her three children a better quality of life because her business is located in the same place as her house, which allows her to be there to care for her three children at all times.

Despite the financial difficulty that her family is suffering from, the business has been able to get them ahead little by little and thanks to the good sales she is now having, Maria asks for a loan to buy personal products and to stock up her business.

Her dream is to continue moving forward in the business so that it will allow her to get an income with which she can overcome the large financial difficulties of her home, and thus be able to provide a better quality of life for her children as she has sought to do.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Stephanie Sawyer

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