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A loan of $250 helped to buy toothpaste, purses, bags, earrings, and hair dye.

María Elena's story

María Elena is a mother to four children, one of whom still depends on her. María works as a street vendor, selling jewellery in one of the markets in the city of León. She has been doing this work for 15 years, selling her products from 6am until 1pm.

This loan will be used to buy toothpaste, purses, bags, earrings, hair dye, and other items.

Ceprodel loans have helped María to buy better quality products to offer her customers and the general public. With profits, she has been able to improve her home and has increased her stock levels. María dreams that her business will continue growing every day.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Iain Gaw

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