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Marianela
Marianela, 28 years old, is a very hardworking, enterprising and happy woman. She lives with Hemilton, with whom she has two children, who are 10 and 6 years old. She lives with all of them in her own home and it is there that she confronts the difficulties of getting ahead every day.

Marianela has a business selling groceries, such as rice, milk, cooking oil, eggs, sugar, noodles and soft drinks. She established a small grocery store in her home where she waits on customers in a cordial and friendly manner everyday, starting very early in the morning. The majority of her customers are her neighbors with whom she has a friendly and respectful relationship. Her store has been in operation for 6 months and she generally works alone, although she gets help from her partner occasionally.

She likes her grocery store business because it enables her to be at home during the day and participate in her children’s school activities as well as perform household duties. In addition, the earnings she receives help her to pay for basic family expenses. Seeing the good outcome that she has had until now, she has plans to continue with the business and to expand and improve her small store.

This is Marianela’s first loan from MFP. She is very pleased to know that she has financial support because she feels more confident about succeeding in her work. She is also committed to making her payments on time and assures that she is comfortable working with her communal bank because all of the members are very responsible and supportive.

With the sum of S/. 1,000 requested, she will purchase greater quantities of different products and groceries so that she can provide greater variety to her customers.
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Marianela, de 28 años, es una mujer emprendedora, alegre y sobre todo muy trabajadora, convive con Hemilton y junto a el tiene 2 hijos de 10 y 6 años de edad, vive en su casa propia a lado de todos ellos y es ahí donde diariamente le hace frente a las adversidades para salir adelante.
La actividad que realiza Marianela es la venta de abarrotes en general como arroz, leche, aceite, huevos, azúcar, fideos y bebidas gaseosas, para eso estableció una pequeña bodega en su propia casa, ahí atiende todos los días desde muy temprano de manera amable y cordial a todos sus clientes que en su mayoría son sus vecinos con quienes tiene una relación de amistad y respeto. Su bodega lleva funcionando recién 6 meses, generalmente atiende sola, pero en ocasiones recibe la ayuda de su pareja. Le agrada su negocio de ventas de abarrotes ya que le permite estar en casa durante el día y participar en las actividades escolares de sus hijos y de su hogar, así mismo, el ingreso económico que obtiene le ayuda a solventar los gastos básicos de su familia, viendo los buenos resultados que tiene hasta la fecha tiene planes de continuar con su actividad y realizar la ampliación y mejora de su pequeña tienda. Este es el crédito número 1 con MFP, está muy contenta de saber que tiene un apoyo financiero, ya que así se siente mas segura de avanzar con su trabajo, asimismo se compromete a cumplir con el pago puntual de sus cuotas, del mismo modo, asegura sentirse tranquila trabajando con su banco comunal ya que todos sus integrantes son muy responsables y solidarios.
Con el monto solicitado (S/. 1000), comprará mayor cantidad de diferentes productos y abarrotes para ofrecer mayor variedad a sus clientes.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 63
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $54,555,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.5
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Marianela to purchase a greater quantity of different products and groceries so that she can offer greater variety to her customers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 6, 2012
Listed
Jan 3, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jul 18, 2013