A loan of $725 helped to buy a machine for kneading.

Ada's story

Ada is 43 years old. She lives with her 3 children in a rented house. She has worked almost her entire life making bread. She inherited the business from her father, and has run it ever since. It has been in operation for 40 years. Her partners are her own siblings and together they make bread, pastries and cookies which they later offer to various pastry establishments. She enjoys her job because it allows her to be a businesswoman and that giver her personal satisfaction. For the future, she is looking for a way to adquire new machinery to increase productivity which will allow her to have more earnings. This is her third loan with MFP, and she is very happy knowing that she has financial support. She has always shown herself to be responsible in making her payments and she also likes being part of a community group because all of the members are responsible and very supportive people. She is grateful to those people who will be lenders for the loan she is asking for and it will be very useful fo her business' progress. With the loan that she is asking for, she will invest in adquiring new machinery such as a dough mixer.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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