Margarita is from Mexico. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $550 to purchase cook oiling, canned food, candies, soap, bleach, detergent, juices, sodas, beans, rice, sugar, cheese, milk, cream, chilies and candies.
Margarita is 51 years old and is married to Navor, a salesman. They live in the community of Cerro Mojarra and have 4 children who are all students. Two are in high school and one is in junior high. Many of the people in their community fish and sell tilapia in the State of Oaxaca. Margarita has been selling groceries for the past 3 years. She operates her own store from her house, which she named "The Pure Conception." She opens very early in the morning and carries many products, so that her clients can always find what they are looking for.
With the loan, Margarita will purchase cooking oil, canned food, candies, detergent, soap, bleach, juices, sodas, beans, rice, sugar, cheese, cream, milk, chilies and other products to sell. Her goal is to one day have a bigger place to house her business. She does her best to support her children and her husband by helping with the household expenses.