A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a photocopier for the bookstore.


Maria's story

Mrs. María is married. Her husband, Miguel, is a pharmaceutical chemist. They have three children. They have always worked to be able to give them everything, with the hope that they will be good people in the future.

Mrs. María is a merchant who has a haberdashery and bazaar store. It started as a small storeroom more than 15 years ago. Now it has a large variety of haberdashery articles, footwear, and cutlery. Now she is opening a bookstore that her oldest son will run to increase their income and their family’s quality of life.

Mrs. María is requesting this loan to be able to invest it in buying a photocopier to be able to improve her business and offer her clients better service.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lindsay Dahlberg



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