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Cayaltí - Chiclayo, Lambayeque, Peru / Food
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A loan helped to buy a larger quantity of products for her store, such as rice, sugar, oil and others.
Santos is 65 years old and is married. She lives with her husband in their own home in a community in the district of Cayaltí, in the province of Chiclayo, which belongs to the Lambayeque region on the northern coast of Peru. It is a peaceful community, and the district's population work in farming, ranching and commerce. She makes a living selling groceries such as rice, sugar, oil and noodles, among other things. She has had the business for over twelve years and has good personal and professional references in the area. She has requested a loan to buy a larger quantity of products for her store, such as rice, sugar, oil and others. In this way, Santos hopes to make her business grow by increasing the stock of products in the store, which will allow her to satisfy the needs of her customers, obtain a higher income and finally improve her quality of life.