A loan of $725 helped to buy more clothes to satisfy her customers' demands.

Elena's story

Elena García is 38 years old. She is a very hard-working woman who lives in a rented house together with her partner, 41 year-old Frithz, and their two beloved children: 11 year-old George and 7 year-old Sofia. Theirs is a beautiful family which is full of harmony.

Elena's business is very popular with her customers because she offers good-quality, fashionable clothes. Her clothes stall is located in the city, in Kimbiri district. She has been working in this business for 8 years. Thanks to her partner's support, she can travel peacefully to acquire more merchandise for her business. Her partner plays a very important role in Elena's business.

This business makes Elena good profits which has enabled her to buy a plot of land where she later plans to build a house and proviD. her children with a better quality of life. Over time, she hopes to expand her clothes stand and thereby satisfy her customers' demands.

This is Elena's second loan with MFP and she assures us that she will not fail to make her repayments. She is a very well respected member of her community bank as she brings many ideas to it. She will use her loan money to buy more merchandise with which to stock her business and make progress.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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