A loan helped to purchase a large quantity of snack foods to sell.


Maria Silvia's story

Maria Silvia is 54 years old, widowed, and lives in her own home with her granddaughter. She resides in the District of Querecotillo in Sullana Province, Department of Piura, Peru. Maria Silvia has very good personal and work-related references from the local residents. Most of the people who live in this area engage in agriculture, trade, and livestock breeding.

Maria Silvia sells snack foods and candy. She has more than 10 years of experience in this trade. Maria Silvia is requesting a loan so that she can invest in a large quantity of snack foods. This will enable her to generate more income for herself and her family.

Maria Silvia is a new member of Edpyme Alternativa.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.


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