A loan of $1,025 helped buy corn at wholesale, powdered lime, bags, and other items for her tortilla sales.


Alejandra's story

Alejandra, originally from the city of Leon, is the mother of 2 children. She is a merchant, dedicated with great effort to making and selling tortillas. Alejandra is grateful to Kiva and Micredito because through their loans, she has improved the infrastructure of her business, augmented sales, and increased her earnings.

Alejandra is requesting a new loan to purchase at wholesale the principle products needed for making tortillas, including corn, powdered lime, and bags, among other items. She wants to meet customer demand. Alejandra believes this loan will help increase her income and expand sales, guaranteeing her family a better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Harold Dana Sims, PhD


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