Reina Isabel’s story
Reina completed high school. She has three children, two of whom go to school and the other is not yet school-age. She is married and her husband works providing motor-taxi service. Reina makes and sells piñatas. She attended a workshop on making piñatas and now has 5 years of experience. She distributes her products in town stores, which she has done since starting her business.
She needs this loan in order to buy colored paper, wire, and glue in order to make more piñatas and distribute them to more places in order to increase her earnings.
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More about this loan
This loan is administered by CrediCampo, a Kiva Field Partner in El Salvador. CrediCampo seeks to improve the lives of rural communities and their families in areas including health, education, basic services, and infrastructure. Through its Community Development Unit, CrediCampo provides scholarships, leadership development training, and financial education programs for families in rural areas. CrediCampo’s work is crucial in addressing the issue of poverty in El Salvador. Based on 2009 estimates, 37.8% of the population lives below the poverty line. To learn more about CrediCampo and their work, visit their partner page.