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A loan of $500 helped to buy a griddle and corn to start her own tortilla sales.

María Elba's story

Maria is 63 years old, she didn't complete school and is single. She lives alone, she does not have children. She works in various domestic trades, she helps making tortillas, pupusas, washing, etc.

Maria is requesting a loan from CREDICAMPO, to buy a griddle and corn to start selling her own tortillas.

She plans to save and leave money so her descendants can study.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Joelle Kuiper

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