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Total loan: $900

Rosinda

Wewak, East Sepik Province, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea / Food

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A loan helped to purchase vanilla to sell.


Rosinda's story

Rosinda is a stay-at-home mother who manages a trade store and works as a vanilla seller. In the area where she lives, she is the first woman to open trade store. She has a good number of customers who come from the nearby village to buy goods from her store. Her location is quite a distance away from the main town. She normally has to travel there whenever she runs out of merchandise. Rosinda also buys vanilla beans from the vanilla growers to sell so that she can have funds to buy products to keep her store well stocked. Her store is able to help a lot of people by providing the essential items that they need and want.

Due to the customer demand and the great amount of interest her store garners each month, Rosinda has decreased funds. She is requesting a loan to supply her with working capital to purchase vanilla. This is the fastest way for her to generate income so that she can restock her store with goods and also meet her household needs.