A loan of $700 helped to buy a stove, pots, and dishes.


Erika Leonela's story

Erika is 27 years old, single, and has one child. She started selling food working in a friend's restaurant. Currently, she is on her own and she works with a friend. She walks from 6:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Her goal is to have a big restaurant that serves typical Ecuadorian food. With this loan, she wants to buy a stove, pots, and dishes.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alyson Trowbridge



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