A loan of $2,400 helped to buy a new products for the New Year's and Christmas sales.

Shake's story

Shake is 33 years old. She was born, raised and still lives in her beloved town of Kapan. She graduated from the Kapan secondary school. Shake got married in 1997, lives with her husband and their three sons, who are 13, 10 and 2 years old. Since 2007, Shake has been involved in private enterprise and has her own food market in her native town of Kapan. She sells candy, sweets, dairy and meat products, oil, juice, bakery goods, etc. there. This is a family business, and her husband helps her with everything. He buys products for the store at wholesale markets in Kapan and also in Yerevan. Shake already has loyal customers in town, who have preferred to make their purchases from Shake's store for many years. Despite the fact that she does not have a higher economics education, she understands business well and handles accounting and other financial matters relating to the store. Shake and her husband work almost without days off, and this is why their parents assist with raising their children. Shake needs a loan in the sum of 900 000 Armenian dram to buy new products for the New Year's and Christmas sales.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Anna Sorokina-Hailey

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