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A loan of $600 helped to buy fruit to sell.


Maritza Nohemy's story

Maritza, 28, lives with her mother and two children. She's a single mother and works very hard to be able to give them everything they need. Maritza works selling fruits and vegetables outside the central market where she lives. This is good because there are a lot of affluent people there, which benefits her greatly and gives her acceptable profits.

Maritza's desire for herself and her family is to be able to live better, which is why she's requesting a loan from Integral. She wants to buy large quantities of fruit in season to meet the demand. By investing in buying fruit, she'll have better profits.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall



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