A loan of $525 helped a motorcycle taxi to transport materials for a decoration service.

Jean Carla's story

Jean CarL. is 28 years old and has two children. She is a single parent. Jean CarL. and her sister have a decoration service. They use cloth and balloons to decorate rooms for parties and other events. They also rent out chairs.

Jean CarL. has been working with Kiva partner ManueL. Ramos for two years and is a member of the communal bank “Las Triunfadoras” (The Winners). She used her very first loan of 300 soles to purchase fabrics for her business. She plans to use this loan of 1500 soles to buy a motorcycle taxi. This vehicle will enable her to more easily transport the chairs and decorating materials that she uses in her business.

Jean CarL. has been using her loans from ManueL. Ramos to purchase more supplies for her business, which has been doing well. Jean CarL. is working hard in order to be able to purchase her own house.

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