A loan of $275 helped to acquire seasonal merchandise.


Yessica's story

Yessica is 21 years old and lives with her daughter in a small village called Pasabar los Mayanga. She does not have basic services. Her home is located in Olmos district, two hours from the city of Chiclayo.

Yessica sells all kinds of clothes. She offers her products for sale to her family members and people in her community. On some occasions, she also sells in neighboring villages.

This business is very helpful as far as her household finances are concerned and covers her daily expenses.

Yessica would like to acquire more seasonal merchandise to expand her business over these coming months when demand for clothes increases. For this reason, she has requested a loan for 700 Peruvian soles from Edpyme Alternativa which will help her to achieve her goal.

Yessica is a hard-working and driven young woman. People who know her admire her desire to get ahead and make progress.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard


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