Total loan: $575
Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru / Food
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A loan helped to buy ingredients such as flour, leavening agent, and butter for making breads and pastries.
Mariela Mercedes's story
Mariela is a hardworking 30-year-old woman. She lives with her partner and two children in the town of Chala, which is located in Arequipa. She works selling food such as breads and pastries which she makes, putting in special effort to ensure the quality of her products. She is requesting the microloan to buy ingredients such as flour, leavening agent, and butter for making breads and pastries. This will increase her volume of sales. Mariela hopes in the future to improve her house and keep providing her children with a good education. She is shown wearing a mask because the Peruvian government has mandated their use in order to avoid the spread of COVID-19.