A loan of $500 helped to buy bananas, manioc, meat, tomatoes, condiments and oil.


Ana Gladys's story

Ana, 37, has three children who are 6, 9 and 15 years of age. She’s the only one who works to support her home since she’s a single mother. She lives with her parents and manages a store at a school that sells food items like snacks, cookies, candy, bonbons; she’s been in business seven years and her children help her.

She will buy basic staple items like bananas, manioc, meat, tomatoes, condiments and oil, among others that will help her stay in business and to prepare the food for the students. This loan will be a great support to strengthen her business and increase profits. Her wish is to strengthen her business to improve her family’s economic situation providing a better life for her children.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz


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