A loan of $650 helped a member purchase corn for preparing and selling tortillas.

Dúo Manos Ayudadoras Group's story


Maria Celeste is 48 years old. She is single. For five years, she has had a tortilla factory on the main street of San Rafael Chimaltenango. Due to her efforts, she has established and improved her home. Through her business, she has maintained and moved her family ahead.
Maria's dream is to improve the quality of life for herself and her family through the micro-loan she is requesting from FAPE. With the loan, she wants to purchase corn to continue growing her tortilla factory.

In this group: Matea, Maria Celestina

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lauren Jackson

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