A loan of $350 helped to buy meat, rice and corn.

Marianela's story

Marianela is a member of the Palmeras Communal Bank. Marianela is 32 years old, unmarried, and lives with her parents. Marianela has a restaurant in a rented space and works there every day, helping to host events and family occasions, especially on Saturdays and Sundays. She serves traditional local food. Also, Marianela runs an internet cafe with her boyfriend. Marianela needs a loan of 1000 soles, which she will use to buy meat, rice and corn. Marianela dreams of owning her own space and of running a hotel.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sara Sultan

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