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A loan of $800 helped to buy a fridge for her food stall.


Teresa's story

Teresa is from the city of San Lorenzo. She is single, as she never married, but does have children. They are all now adults and studying at university. She was able to raise the children with a lot of effort.

Teresa makes a living selling food at the San Lorenzo market. She has been doing this for seventeen years and has regular customers. She is applying for this loan in order to buy a fridge in which to store her products. Thanks to her work, Teresa can help her children to continue studying. She is responsible and honest with her commitments. Teresa tells us that she provides good service to her customers and that she dreams of expanding her business and providing employment to others.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Iain Gaw



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