A loan of $1,000 helped to buy dishes, chairs and tables.


Maria Teresa's story

Maria is 47 years old, married, and has two children, ages 8 and 7. She provides a service for various social events, such as decoration, and rental of tableware.

This is her first loan with the institution. Maria is going to use this loan to buy a variety of tableware, tables and chairs for her business. Her reason for requesting this loan is to continue improving her business. María is going to use the profits to continue buying a variety of products; improving her income this way.

Her wish for her business is to have a store renting tableware and decorations and providing servers; and this way provide a better service to her clientele. She is happy for the opportunity provided, as this is the only work that allows her to support herself and her family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Goldie



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