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Total loan: $1,000
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Flavia Francisca

Nicaragua
Granada, Nicaragua / Shoe Sales

A loan of $1,000 helped to buy children's and adult's shoes.


Flavia Francisca's story

Will and perseverance are qualities that define Flavia, a humble and hard-working 59 year old woman. For 8 years she has been selling footwear in the streets. She is a widow and she has 4 children all pf them adults and independent.. When she started to sell she managed to get the money for a stall in the local market. but when her husband passed away five years ago she decided to sell it. Thanks to the attention she gives to her customers and the quality of her product she has been able to gain a good clientele.

She is requesting a loan to increase the productivity of her capital. She needs to buy shoes for children and adults. Flavia has confidence in the loan as she wants to fulfill the demand from her clients and in this way make more profit. Her goal is to continue to expand her business, offer more product and manage to get a sales stall in the market. She is working with the goal of improving her living conditions. she wants to acquire enough capital to be able to rest quietly and securely.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonard delaney


Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: June 27, 2014

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Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: June 27, 2014