A loan of $1,175 helped purchase merchandise.

Juana's story

Juana is 56 years old, married to Ramon Vera, who is 54 years old. They live in their own home and have two children who are grown.

Juana began working as a vendor with her father when she was very young. Over time, she was able to acquire the know-how needed to be a good businesswoman. Now she has a store full of merchandise in a location that is oft-frequented by her neighbors.

Thanks to the earnings generated by the business, Juana was able to send her children to school. Now one of her nephews works with her and she is paying for his studies.

She needs this loan to buy more merchandise.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Olivia Shirley

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