A loan of $575 helped to buy products for preparing meals.

Bertha's story

Bertha is 35 years old. She is separated from her husband and has one son who lives with her. She lives in her own home which is located in Pichari district.

Bertha is a hard-working woman who sells drinks and meals which are typical of this part of the region. Through her work, she tries to get ahead in life. Bertha has a good customer portfolio which means that she makes good income which covers some of her basic needs. In the near future, she would like to expand her restaurant and build a swimming pool and some recreational games to make her business more attractive.

This is Bertha's first loan with MFP and she pledges to make her repayments on time. She will invest her 1,500 soles to buy products for preparing her meals.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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