A loan of $1,500 helped buy clothing.


Mariela's story

Mariela is a member of the Communal Bank "El Trebol" [Clover]. She is 30 years old, the mother of a son, and has a live-in partner. Mariela has been a member of FINCA Perú for more than 2 years. Mariela sells clothing, and she sells cosmetics through catalog orders. Before being a member, Mariela sold spare parts for cars. She likes coming to the meetings for the training that they give her in her business and with her family, and because she shares her experiences with the other members. Also, she likes the ease with which she receives the loans. Mariela is asking for a loan to invest in the purchase of clothing for the school term.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Danielle Dupre



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