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Total loan: $4,425

La Nueva Cooperativa Group

Juanjuí, San Martin, Peru / Food

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A loan helped to purchase tables and chairs that will help her improve her business and serve her customers.

La Nueva Cooperativa Group's story

Teresa is 56 years old and has five children. Four of them are adults, and her youngest child is 15 years old. Teresa is a single mother and has been able to provide for her children.

Five years ago, she opened her food business in the front part of her house. She sells lunches Monday to Friday from noon until three in the afternoon. She wants to equip her business by buying tables, chairs, and some foods. With the extra profits, she wants to improve her home and continue growing her business so that she can provide for her child.

Teresa considers herself a hard-working, cheerful, and above all, charismatic woman. She currently belongs to the group La Nueva Cooperativa, which is made up of nine members, and of which she is the leader.