A loan of $600 helped to buy beans, rice, eggs, toothpaste, Marucha-brand soup, candy, drinks, and other items.


Elsy Estela's story

Elsy has a store where she sells basic staples. She lives in her own home with her husband and children, ages 8 and 11. She runs her business out of her home and her husband is a bricklayer. This loan will allow her to buy beans, rice, eggs, toothpaste, Marucha-brand soup, candy, drinks, and other items to stock her business. This will allow her to improve her sales and increase her earnings. Her goal is to expand her business in order to obtain better profits and improve her quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Christine Cooper


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