A loan of $175 helped she will use her credit in the purchase of candy for her business.

Jessenia's story

Jessenia S. is a dynamic and optimistic woman who lives in the district of Yarinacocha, city of Pucallpa, region of Ucayali. She is 32 years old, is the mother of 3 underage children, and counts on the support of her husband. Jessenia is a traveling saleswoman of candy in the district of Yarinacocha. She has been part of the communal bank "Courageous Mothers" for 8 months. Her first credit, which she received in the amount of 300.00 soles, she invested in the purchase of candy. Currently she needs a credit of 500.00 soles with which she will buy candy for her business. Jessenia's goal is to have a well set-up grocery store, to continue progessing and contributing economically to her home.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Cara Gutterman

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