A loan of $725 helped purchase various seasonal fruits.


Flor Yanina's story

Flor is a member of Virtud Community Bank. She is 21 years old, lives with her common-law husband and has a 1-year, 4-month-old child. Flor makes a living selling fruits. She is requesting the loan to invest in the purchase various products to stock her business. Flor buys fruits that arrive in Lima on Saturdays and distributes them. She sells the remaining fruits the rest of the week. Flor enjoys the meetings with her community bank because of the savings and training sessions. Her dream is to be able to save enough to buy a home and for her business to keep growing.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Marty Greenstein



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