A loan of $850 helped to purchase various goods to sell like breads, cooking oil, and rice.

Therese's story

Therese is 62 years old and is married with one child. She owns a small business selling various goods such as breads, cakes and soft drinks in her store. This business is well organized. Therese has 7 years of experience and her business is open from 6am until 8pm every day except on Sunday. She currently employs three people to help her.

Therese has now requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to increase her business by purchasing new goods like cooking oil, rice, breads and so on for resale. She will be able to satisfy her customers, which will help her to earn more profits. With any profits, she will reinvest in her business and she plans to build her own house.

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