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Total loan: $625

Merilia

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Delmas, Ouest Department, Haiti / Food

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A loan helped to buy raw ingredients (corn, sugar, spices, etc.) to make akasan [a Haitian beverage] for sale.


Merilia's story

Merilia is 65 years old, widowed, and has two children in her care. She has made her living selling akasan [a popular Haitian beverage] and other items not far from her home for over twelve years. Merilia is very motivated and keeps improving her business. She is seeking a loan to increase her supply of raw ingredients (corn, sugar, spices, etc.).