A loan of $450 helped buy seasonal clothing.


Celia's story

Celia is 26 years old. She is a member of the “Marcela” Communal Bank. She is a single mother and has two children. One child is 11 years old and the other child is four years old. Celia sells women’s, men’s and children’s clothing. Selling women’s, men’s and children’s clothing is her business and she also travels to the Santa Rosa Market. The requested loan will be used to purchase of merchandise. Celia has been a part of FINCA Perú for three cycles. She likes the ease of the loans. They learn and practice values and she can save money. Celia is saving money in order to purchase a plot of land.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lauren Jackson



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