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Total loan: $400


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Aileu, Aileu, Timor-Leste / Retail

Lucia's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy additional supply goods such as biscuits, noodles, sugar and coffee.

Lucia's story

Lucia is a modest and enterprising 28 year old. She is married and a mother of one.

She has a very good understanding and experience with a general store. She has one of her own which has been running 2019 with her own working capital of $150 USD. Her store is located in an excellent spot that is easy to find and many people always come to buy her goods every day. Running her business has made Lucia become more independent because she can be responsible for herself and also help support her family's every day income.

She would like a loan of $400 through Kiva field partner KIF to help improve her store. She plans to use this loan to buy additional supply goods such as biscuits, noodles, sugar, coffee and many other things to resell at her store.

Lucia hopes to expand the size of her business in the future as the result of her investment and wants to thank lenders for the opportunity.