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Martina Ernesto
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Martina is married and mother of 2. Her husband is a miner and works in a neighboring country. Martina cares for her children and home. She joined the credit program in 2006, her first loan was of $125. She invested in her small business of making school lunches. Martina saved the income from the lunches and has decided to begin contruction of her first home. She is requesting a loan of $500 to buy construction mateiral. Martina is determined and hard-working. She continues to work in her school lunch business.

Translated from Portuguese by Mariana Komatsuzaki Fraga, Kiva Volunteer.


Martina e casda e tem 2 filhos. O seu marido e mineiro e trabalha num Pais vizinho. Martina e que cuida dos filhos e da casa a maior parte do tempo. Ela entrou para o programa em 2006. tendo tomado pela primeira vez, $125 para investir no seu pequeno negoci na altura que era o do fornecimento de lanches numa cantina escolar. Porque o negocio lhe corria bem ela foi subindo gradualmente de valor. Com os lucros do fornecimento de lanches juntando com outras economias ela resolveu iniciar a construcao de sua residencia que era de material precario. Assim ela quer tomar os $500 para a compra do material de construcao para a sua residencia em construcao. Martina e uma mulher determinada e empreendedora. Ela continua fornecendo lanches na escola com a qual assinou um acordo.

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