A loan of $500 helped to stock her store.


Sandra Estela's story

Sandra is 46 years old and lives with her husband and her 23 year old daughter in a home of her own. She has a store where she sells primary needs products such as beans, milk, eggs, bread, and other things. She also has a mill and has for various years. Her business is located in her home and it’s very well known by the residents in the zone. She has many customers because she has a very well stocked store. She wants to grow the business and make a new investment, but needs capital so she is asking for a loan, specifically to buy merchandise with which to stock her store and improve her earnings. She assures us that she will repay her loan and is confident that she will have a better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes



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