A loan of $225 helped mercedes necesita un préstamo de 600 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de galletas y gaseosas.

Mercedes's story

Mercedes is a member of the communal bank Orquídeas. She lives with her partner, is 26 years old, and has a son. Everyday Mercedes sells sweets in the doorway of a transportation business, which is why she has the use of a tricycle. Mercedes needs a loan of 600 soles that she will invest in the purchase of cookies and soft drinks. Mercedes dreams of improving her business and saving so she can help her kids get ahead and give them the best.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Shelly Hubman

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