A loan of $400 helped to buy pottery.


Maria Josefina's story

María Josefina is 59 years old and a single mother. She completed one year of primary education and now has three children, two of whom are studying. María makes a living buying and selling pottery. She started this business with her parents and she now has 30 years experience.

María is applying for a loan that she will use to buy more merchandise to stock up her business. In the future she wants her business to be more prosperous and to to have more merchandise so that she leave it to her children.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Iain Gaw



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