A loan of $1,150 helped to buy school supplies for her business.

Blanca Teresa's story

Blanca is 29, and a single mother with a son in her care. She lives with her son and her aunt, in her own house that was left to her by her grandfather. She lives in Tambogrande district, in Piura department. As well, she has all the basic services.

The main activity that Blanca carries out is the sale of school and office supplies, items such as notebooks, pens, pencils, rulers, erasers, hole punchers, staplers, staples, paper, binders, pencil sharpeners, indelible felt-tip pens, etc. She has an already established clientele in the area, and has three years of experience in this business. In addition, her aunt helps her in these activities.

The amount of the loan that Blanca has applied for is 3000 nuevos soles, which will be to buy school supplies for her bookstore. This way she will continue to make her business grow and improve her family's quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Goldie

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