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A loan of $850 helped to buy drinks, sugar, rice, flour and other general items.

Francisca's story

Francisca is 51 years old, and is from the city of Paraguarí. She lives with her partner, Ygnacio, who is an electrician. They live in their own home, and have two children, who are already grown-up, have jobs, and are independent.
Ella has ran a store for over two years, which is going very well, because she says that she has a loyal customer base thanks to her excellent service, in addition to being the best-stocked store in the neighborhood. This combination of factors means that she is enjoying lots of success.

She dreams of being able to continue to grow, so that she earns enough to help her husband with the household expenses. She is requesting this loan to buy drinks, sugar, rice, flour and other items, as these are the best-selling products. She is grateful for the help she is receiving, it will be very useful.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Chloe Pilpel

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