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Total loan: $2,600
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Diana Milena

Colombia
Sabaneta, Colombia / General Store

A loan of $2,600 helped to buy two tables, chairs, a cooler, a display cabinet, shelves, wholesale supplies (rope, dairy products, meat products, soda, beer, cookies, candy, pasta, brown sugar, etc), make changes in the store (painting and installing shelves) and paying for the labor to paint and install the shelves.


Diana Milena's story

Diana is an enterprising woman who, at 33, wishes to start her own business. The idea is coming from the need to generate income for her livelihood and from the difficulty of finding work. The establishment will be located in her place of residence, in a space adequate for her goal, it will offer basic goods: rope, beer, soda, among other things but to meet her goal she is asking for the support of the loan. With it she wants to buy two tables, chairs, a cooler, a display case, shelves, wholesale supplies (rope, dairy products, meat products, soda, beer, cookies, candy, pasta, brown sugar, etc), make changes in the store (painting and installing shelves) and paying for the labor to paint and install the shelves.

This is how she will be able to start her productive project and will start to earn the needed income to support herself and economically support her family. Diana knows that be able to get ahead her in project she will have to work with tenacity, dedication and discipline. This is how she will advance toward accomplishing her main dream which is to improve her quality of life with the profitability that her business brings, each day making it stronger so that it is long-lasting.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Tristan Foy



Loan details

Loan length:

27 months
Disbursed date: October 30, 2013

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Loan details

Loan length:

27 months
Disbursed date: October 30, 2013