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A loan of $450 helped to buy staple grains and beans.

María Esther's story

Maria is a merchant who sells fruits, vegetables and staple grains. She's had this business up and running for about 5 years.

It's important to mention that prior to this she worked in agriculture with the help of her children. With her savings from this activity, she had the opportunity to buy a stall in the market and have the business that she had always dreamed of.

Maria provides friendly service to her customers, because she appreciates having her job.

Maria is a single mother who has 4 children in her care. Three of her children are school-aged. She needs this opportunity that she is being provided to invest in her business and improve it. She is requesting a loan to increase her inventory by purchasing staple grains and beans so that she can have an appropriate amount of goods available to sell.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar

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