A loan of $300 helped to buy vegetables.


Lucila Del Rosario's story

Lucila, 33, is a mother living with her family in Pacasmayo district, Pacasmayo province, La Libertad region, located over two hours away from the city of Chiclayo, Lambayeque region’s capital.

She has sold vegetables outsiD. her local market for over fifteen years. She offers fresh vegetables to her customers and thanks to the length of time she’s been in business she can count on a regular customer base that always consumes what she has in stock. The business is an important source of income for her family so she always exerts maximum effort to stay in business.

Lucila wants to expand her business buying more vegetables in order to increase sales levels and thus profits. She is asking Edpyme Alternativa for an 800 new sol loan to achieve this end.

Lucila has had previous loans with Edpyme Alternativa and has been punctual and responsible with her repayments. People acquainted with her consider her to be a levelheaded, responsible woman.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz


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