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A loan of $500 helped to buy sugar, salt, beans, oil and soap, among others.

Maria Delmy's story

María’s requesting a new loan because she needs more working capital to stock the store. This one will make it possible for her to buy basic staples like sugar, salt, beans, oil and soap, among others.

The previous loan helped her strengthen the business and income has increased; she invested it in her children’s schooling. Her economic conditions and family circumstances have been optimized.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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