A loan of $925 helped to buy more supplies and to make a few repairs to her food stand.


Aurora Lucila's story

Aurora is a 50 year old mother who lives in her own home with her two children. She receives water and electricity services. Aurora resides in the urban section of the District of Bambamarca, which is part of the Department of Cajamarca. This area is known for agriculture and livestock breeding.

Aurora has a food business inside of the market that is located in the area where she lives. Her customers consist of people who work at the same market and travel throughout the area. She is known for her cleanliness and the good flavor of her food. With the income she generates, Aurora is able to have a better quality of life.

She is requesting a loan from Edpyme Alternativa in the amount of 2500 PEN so that she can keep her business in operation. Aurora will buy more supplies and make few repairs to her food stand so that she can continue providing good service to her customers. Her clientele has already increased, so she uses her profits to cover the family expenses.

Because of her work and her desire to succeed, Aurora has gained the respect and loyalty of her customers. In the end, she wants have a larger business in the future so that she can provide additional educational opportunities for her children.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


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