A loan of $450 helped to buy creams, talcum power, and cosmetics to sell to her customers.


Rosa's story

Rosa is 66 years old, married, and lives in her own house with her husband, their two children, and their grandchildren. Rosa makes a living selling sodas, but principally makes a living selling cosmetics, perfume, and personal hygiene products. She sells to neighbors and also from her house.

She sells sodas with the help of her grandchildren. She really likes what she does, since it allows her to be in constant activity all day. She feels useful and with much energy to continue working for the good of her family. Now she has many plans to improve her business. This will be the fourth loan with Kiva. She hopes for your collaboration in order to continue with her objectives.

With the amount of 1200 nuevos soles, she will buy perfume and personal hygiene products like creams, talcum power, and various cosmetics, to sell to her customers.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer


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