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A loan of $1,025 helped to purchase stock.


Alivera's story

Alivera is 44 years old and married with five children between the ages of four and 16. Her husband is a nurse. Alivera runs a general store that sells a large variety of food and other items. She has fifteen years of business experience and is able to employ two people.

Alivera has requested a loan to expand her business. She will use her loan to purchase additional products to sell such as water, baby food, juice, and coffee. Alivera hopes to be able to build her own house with the profit from her loan.



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