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Gulsen

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, , Turkey / Food

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A loan helped to buy flour and other ingredients.


Gulsen's story

Gülşen is 31 years old, married and has one child. She runs a simit (turkish bagel) bakery business with her husband. She also makes different kinds of pastries and börek. With the help of her loan from Maya, Gülşen bought bulks of flour and other ingredients. She wants to increase her profit.

Translated from Turkish by Maya staff
Gülşen Hanım evli, bir çocuk annesi, 31 yaşındadır . Yaklaşık üç yıldır eşi ile birlikte simit fırını işletmektedir. Poğaça ve börek çeşitleri yapıp müşterilerine satmaktadır. Mayadan kullandığı kredisi ile toptan un ve diğer gıda malzemeleri aldı. Dükkânın kar oranını arttırmak istiyor.