A loan of $1,375 helped to buy merchandise like soft-drinks and rice.


Marleni's story

Marleni's a member of the “Señor de los Milagros de Chimpahuaylla” communal bank in the city of Cusco, Peru. She continues in the grocery selling business. She sells various types of products like rice, sugar, milk, snacks, eggs and oil, among others. She’s been in this business for years and does well thanks to the effort she puts into it every day. She wants to be able to continue working to support her family this way. She requests the loan to buy merchandise like soft-drinks and rice. Marleni is very grateful to KIVA for making it possible for her to provide better quality of life for her family and helping her to keep and develop her economic activities.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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