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A loan of $500 helped to purchase building materials and add a room onto her house for storing her merchandise.

Maria Veronica's story

María is 37 years old and lives happily with her husband and children. She is very grateful for her loving, tight-knit family. María is an entrepreneurial woman who works very hard to provide for her children and give them the best future possible. She makes a living traveling around selling men's and women's clothing, including blouses, pants, dresses, shirts, shoes, etc. With lots of charisma and perseverance, María is usually able to sell her entire stock of merchandise each month.

María's current project is to add another room onto her house so she can store her clothing merchandise in it. She plans to use the support from this loan to purchase building materials for the new room, and she promises to make all scheduled repayments on time. She hopes this investment will help improve her family's quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gillian Goodrich

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