A loan of $425 helped to purchase products that are household staples, such as noodles, rice, flour, cooking oil, soap, eggs, butter and various beverages, for re-selling in her grocery store.


Adélia's story

Adélia is 36 years old and married. She has two school-age children.
Adélia is a greatly experienced merchant and owns a store which specializes in selling goods such as groceries. She also gets help from her husband, who's a mechanic.
With the loan Adélia intends to purchase products that are household staples, such as noodles, rice, flour, cooking oil, soap, eggs, butter and various beverages.
Adélia dreams of someday obtaining more loans. She already has a car and a house that she owns and has succeeded in building thanks to her business. She states that, fortunately, she doesn't face any hardships at the moment.

Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Renata Wolff


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