A loan of $775 helped to purchase new merchandise and offer decorations and supplies for kids' events.

Carmen Herminia's story

Carmen is 32 years old, single, and has no dependent children. She lives in her parents' home, which is located in the district of Tambogrande. She lives in the urban area of the district, which has basic services like electricity and water.

Carmen has been selling party supplies, piñatas, and decorations for over three years. Her business is set up in her parents' house and they support her in all her endeavors. She has a well-established customer base and she is well-known in the area. The income she makes from her business allows her to cover her expenses and contruibute to the household income.

Carmen has requested a loan of 2,000 nuevos soles from Edpyme Alternativa. She will use this loan to purchase a batch of merchandise to offer the public a variety of options. This will allow her to expand her business.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mariana Sanchis

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details