A loan of $600 helped to have working capital to buy basic grains and other products.


Maria Mercedes's story

Maria, 30, lives with her husband and two kids in their own house. She has a store where she sells convenience store items. Her business allows her to make better earnings. It is located in her place of residence.

She wants to grow the business and make a new investment but she needs working capital, which is why she is requesting a loan. The loan will allow her to buy basic grains and other products and that way she can give her family a better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jamie Schau



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