A loan of $525 helped to purchase sodas and fried foods for resale, and to purchase supplies for her production of corn pancakes.


Gloria Cecilia's story

Gloria is an experienced, wise and very patient woman. She is a mother of three children, and she has worked for practically her entire life in order to provide them with a better standard of living.

She has a small stand from which she sells fried foods, candies and soft drinks. In addition, she also sells corn pancakes, which she makes herself in her home. She works every day from 5:00 am to 11:00 am to get her products ready so that they are fresh for her customers, the majority of whom live in the neighborhood.

She wishes to stock her business and have a large inventory of products and supplies. For this reason she seeking a loan in order to purchase sodas and fried foods for resale, and to purchase supplies for her production of corn pancakes.

One of her main difficulties is the lack of funds to invest in her business, but she trusts in the help and the good heart of other people in order to move her business forward.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kevin Bohnert



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