A loan of $400 helped purchase beauty products.

Luz Angelica's story

Ms. Luz Angelica A. is a member of the Las Dorcas de San Juan Communal Bank in the la Banda de Shilcayo district of the San Martin province and department. She is a 35-year-old woman with a live-in partner and no children.

Luz Angelica is a woman who has been able to overcome many difficulties along the path of her life. She feels very satisfied with everything that she has accomplished. She managed to save up her money little by little, generating her own capital, which was how she launched her cosmetics business. She states that her business is prospering nowadays.

With this 1,100.00 PEN loan, she will purchase beauty products like fragrances for men, women, and children; cold cream, compact powder, lipsticks, and nail polish.

Luz Angelica is an example for many female small business owners; with perseverance, they shall realize their dreams. She is very grateful to the Manuela Ramos Movement for helping her launch her own business and for helping other women grow as entrepreneurs.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Elizabeth Casian

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