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A loan of $1,050 helped to purchase a motorbike and to buy assorted products and materials (accessories, clothing, sheets for beds, nail polish, nail files, and others).

Gleidys Jazmín's story

Gleidys Jazmín is a 27-year-old woman, and is the mother of an 8-year-old boy. She lives in a common-law marriage with her partner. Six years ago, she began to sell merchandise through catalogs (perfume, accessories, clothing), an activity that she alternates with a home nail service (manicure and pedicure).

She is an enterprising and hardworking person. Day to day, she works in order to generate an income for her home, working arduous days and doing the home visits by bicycle. With the loan that she requests, she hopes to purchase a motorbike and to buy more assorted products and materials, like accessories, clothing, sheets for beds, nail polish, nail files, and other items.

In this way, she will grow her sales and will be able to reach a new level of income. Her greatest dream is to have a large variety store. This would allow her to spend more time with her young son and to offer him a better well-being in the future.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Christina Mellace

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