A loan of $175 helped buy carbonated beverages and supplies for making popsicles and refreshments.


Rosa's story

Rosa is a very happy woman. She lives in the District of Yarina cocha, Ucayali region. She is 31 years of age and the mother of two under-age children. She is dedicated to the sale of refreshments and popsicles. She carries out this activity in her house. At present she is separated from her husband. Rose has been part of the “Las Dalinas II” Communal Bank for 2 years. The first loan that she received was of 300 soles, that was invested in the purchase of carbonated beverages and bottled water. Now she needs a loan of 500 soles, that will be invested in the purchase of carbonated beverages and supplies for her popsicles and refreshments. The goal of Rose is to have a well supplied convenience store, which will permit her to generate a better income.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer B Brown


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