A loan of $1,575 helped to buy oil, sugar, rice, etc.


Luz Maria's story

Luz, 58, is married and has children who are now independent adults. Luz started ten years ago with a neighborhood store because she noticed her neighbors’ need because there were no stores around. She started off selling tuna, oil and soft-drinks. Luz’s dream is to have a minimart. She wants to use the loan to buy foodstuffs like oil, sugar, rice, etc.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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