A loan of $550 helped purchase supplies for her food business.


Juana's story

Juana is a 54 year old mother who lives with her daughters in the sector of Los Aguilares, a central rural village in the district of Pítipo. This farming district is part of Ferreñafe Province and located more than 45 minutes away from the city of Chiclayo.

For five years Juana has been selling food from a small vending stand located besiD. the highway in the city of Ferreñafe con BatangranD.. Her food stand is situated near a motorcycle taxi stop, so her customers are mostly local drivers and their passengers who are traveling to the cities of Ferreñafe and Chiclayo.

Her business has been well-received the entire time it has been in operation, all attributed to the excellent service she provides and the wonderful taste of the dishes that she prepares. She supplements her income by raising and selling small animals.

Juana wants to acquire a few more supplies for preparing her dishes so that she can increase her sales. In order to accomplish this goal, she is requesting a loan from Edpyme Alternativa in the amount of 1500 PEN. She is a happy and peaceful woman. Juana has worked previously with Edpyme Alternativa and demonstrated promptness and responsibility when completing her payments.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


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