A loan of $500 helped to buy cosmetic products, thread and bracelets.

Lidia's story

Lidia, who is sixty-five years old, lives together with her life partner and her son, in a house of her own. She sells cosmetic products and several other products, such as, thread, hairpins and bracelets, among others. She has been working in the market of the area where she lives for several years. She has experience in sales and she has built a big customer base that prefers her for her excellent offers, quality products and affordable prices, in addition to the good service she provides. Lidia is a brave, entrepreneurial woman, dedicated to her work. One of her biggest dreams is to reach success, because only that will allow her to fulfill her happiness. Like every good sales person, she wants to expand her business and keep ahead of the competition, but she doesn't have enough capital to make the investment in supplies that she needs. This is why she is requesting INTEGRAL for a loan that will allow her to buy cosmetic products, thread, bracelets, etc. Lidia has excellent references from all the people she knows and she assures she is responsible and will repay the loan in the established period, while at the same time she making the effort to offer her family a better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Marina Romanisio

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