A loan of $500 helped to buy sugar, rice, oil, salt, and other items.


Mariana Del Carmen's story

Mariana is 44 years old and lives in her own house, and she enjoys her three grown children. She owns a store and a chicken farm in order to obtain the come needed to support her home, work she has done for 20 years. She works Monday through Sunday, 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM, as she has the business in her home.

The loan she seeks will enable her to buy the merchandise she needs, such as sugar, rice, oil, salt and other basic needs products.

This loan will help her invest more in her business and increase her inventory. Her dream is to strengthen the business in order to improve her economic situation and have a better life with her family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Cindy Kendall


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