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A loan of $1,050 helped purchase of more merchandise to resell.

Felipa's story

Felipa is a hard-working, 34-year-old woman who lives with her life partner, her husband Dilmer, in their own house, alongside their 3 children: Veronica (26), Jonathan (23), and Jacky (22).

Felipa has worked a variety of jobs, but a year ago she began selling seasonal products. She is very responsible with the business, as she carefully splits her time between household tasks and an established schedule to sell her merchandise. Currently she is selling plastic bags of recognizable brands. She sells them in the markets, where there is a greater demand for them in the clothing stands, and the business is very profitable. Felipa is very happy with her business and in the future wishes to install a convenience store in her home. She works very hard and saves her earnings to make this dream a reality.

This is Felipa's fifth loan with MFP. She has always been a good client and been very punctual in making her payments. The funds from this loan will be invested in the purchase of a greater quantity of bags in order to increase her sales.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kevin Credo

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