Señora Nora is 42 years old. She is married and has two children, ages 17 and 12. She sells breakfasts. She sells api (a beverage made from corn, sugar, and cinnamon) with fried cheese pastries from her sales stand, which is in her home in the Villa Adela zone. The purpose of the loan is to buy wholesale supplies such as sugar, flour, and oil to make her foods. Señora Nora is a very hard-working person. She has worked in this business for years. She is very grateful to the institution for the support offered to her, since this is the only activity with which she supports her family.
La Señora Nora tiene 42 años casada y con dos hijos de las edades de 17 y 12 años, ella se dedica a la venta de desayunos ella vende api con pastel en su puesto de venta que se encuentra en su mismo domicilio por la zona de Villa Adela, el destino del crédito es para la compra de insumos al por mayor como Azúcar, Harina y aceite al por mayor para elaboración de sus comidas, la señora Nora es una persona muy trabajadora lleva años en esta actividad está muy agradecida con la institución por el apoyo brindado a ella ya que esta es la única actividad con la que mantiene a su familia.
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