A loan of $800 helped to buy blouses, pants and watches.

Elva Mirian's story

Elva lives in La Libertad and she’s 43-years-old. Everything started when she needed to have another source of household income and with a girlfriend started selling articles for the home and clothes to neighbors and acquaintances and gradually acquired a customer base. She works alone every day. The difficulty she faces with her work is distances because getting from place to place is very demanding. She’s married and has four children all attending public school. She will use the loan to buy merchandise like blouses, pants, watches, etc. Her dream is to be able to improve her and her children’s lifestyle.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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