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Shirley
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Shirley is an elementary school teacher in her town. She lives with her husband and is also responsible for the wellbeing of her parents, who are elderly and unable to work for health reasons. Fate gave her no children but she tries hard to keep her parents happy and satisfied. He teaching job is part-time which has allowed her to install a mini market in her own home. Her husband is a bus driver and services a route covering the streets of the city of Pucallpa. Both are very dedicated to and responsible in their work. She proposes to expand her mini market for the comfort of her customers who would like to chat while they enjoy a soda pop or fruit punch. She also would like to buy a scooter to increase the family’s income. For these purposes she needs a loan of 1,000 dollars, financed over six months, with which she wants to complete the remodel of her store and repair the vehicle driven by her husband. Let’s help Shirley make her dreams come true by giving her what she needs in order to continue progressing economically.


Translated from Spanish by Chris Holmes, Kiva volunteer.


Shirley, es profesora del nivel primario en un centro educativo de su ciudad, vive con su esposo y de ella depende el bienestar de sus padres porque son ya muy ancianitos y no pueden desempeñar ninguna actividad por los males que siempre los aquejan, por cosas del destino no tiene hijos, pero si se esmera por tener contentos y muy satisfechos a sus padres, El trabajo de profesora es a tiempo compartido y esto le ha permitido instalar un minimarket en su propia casa, su esposo es chofer y brinda servicios de transporte público por las calles de la ciudad de Pucallpa, ambos son muy dedicados y responsables en sus ocupaciones. Ella se ha propuesto ampliar las instalaciones de su lugar de ventas para comodidad de los clientes que desean platicar mientras beben una agua y/o refrescos, también desea comprar un motocar con el propósito de incrementar sus ingresos familiares, Para este propósito requiere un préstamo de 1000 dólares, financiados en 6 meses con los que desea hacer las renovaciones del local y reparar el vehículo que es conducido por su esposo. Ayudemos a Shirley a cristalizar sus anhelos brindándole lo que necesita con el fin de que siga progresando familiar y económicamente..

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  • $12,000
    Average annual income
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Shirley expand minimarket and repair vehicle used to provide public transportation.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Oct 19, 2007
Listed
Oct 5, 2007
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Apr 19, 2008