A loan of $1,000 helped to buy stock merchandise for her store.

Maria Del Transito's story

María, 68, is single and has two children; she lives in the municipality of Omoa, Cortes. She opened her own grocery store six years ago where she sells soft-drinks, packaged snacks, rice, beans, cheese, bread, milk, juice, cured meats, etc.

The loan she’s requesting is her 7th cycle and it’s for 20,000 Lempiras that she’ll use to buy more merchandise like basic grains, soft-drinks, cured meats, juice, meats and others to stock her store. With this investment the store will have good stability. Her goal is to help herself and provide herself better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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