A loan of $200 helped repair and maintenance expenses for a motorcycle taxi.

Silvia's story

Silvia is 27 years old. She is married and lives with her husband and children in the Pueblo Libre area of the TambogranD. district. It is an agricultural area located in the province of Piura, in the region of the same name. It is a little more than three and a half hours from the city of Chiclayo, capital of the Lambayeque region.

She has a motorcycle taxi ( a vehivle like a motorcycle that has a cabin attached to function as a transportation service) . Her husband is in charge of offering the transportation of cargo and passengers. They also have a small parcel of land where they grow mango and lemon to sell them to the area proessing plants.

Silvia wants to do some repairs on the motorcycle taxi since its continuous use and the poor condition of the roads has maD. it start to suffer some damage. That it why is has been in her best interest to ask Edpyme Alternativa for the first time for a loan of 500 nuevos soles which will help her attain her goal.

She is a very calm and resposnible woman. Her greatest wish is to keep growing as a business woman and be able to improve her quality of her life and her family's.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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