A loan of $825 helped to buy candies, soft drinks, bread, basic grains, paper and other products.


Petrona Yojana's story

Yojana Petrona is 43 years old and runs a grocery store. She has owned this business for more than nine years. Yojana is a very entrepreneurial woman who enjoys her work. She has always enjoyed interacting with her custoemrs since most of them are her neighbors, friends and family members.

Yojana requires this loan to buy candies, soft drinks, bread, basic grains, paper and other products. Her dream is to have a well-stocked store and to have available everything that her customers need so that they always find what they are looking for. Yojana's customers are very important to her. She always tries to provide them with the best service she can and tries to make them feel important. In this way, she has managed to attract a lot of customers and every day they request more of her products.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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