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A loan of $1,700 helped to buy machinery and raw materials.


Gloria Patricia's story

Gloria has been making and selling candles for the past twelve years in order to support her household. She has an enterprising spirit and with the intention to generate income she decided to start her own candle business. She started to make them in her house and sell them to her friends, neighbors and others she knew. The business has grown so much since then, she now sells to churches, pharmacies and event organizers.

Gloria is asking for this loan in order to buy machinery to make candles and buy raw materials (wax, wicks, decorations, wrapping) to create a positive growth in her business.

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