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A loan of $1,200 helped to buy clothing to sell.

Alyeri's story

Alyeri B. Lopez worked for 8 years in commercial stores, but her leadership qualities and her determination to succeed led her to start up her own clothing store 3 months ago.

At 27, with no one to assist her except her 2 children, Alyeri has managed to create her own business. But she now realizes that she needs a small loan to improve her store and make her small business grow. For this reason she needs 600,000 colones to buy clothing and general merchandise, so that she can have a greater variety of goods to sell in her store.

She is a member of the communal bank "Manantial de Santa Fe," which is one of the 100 groups that are members of EDESA in Costa Rica.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar

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