A loan helped buy groceries.


Carmen Rosa's story

Carmen Rosa is 42 years old and lives with her husband and daughter in the Mocupe district, which is known to its farming and businesses. She lives two hours from the city of Chiclayo, which is in the Lambayeque region along the north coast of Peru.

Carmen Rosa works in the Mocupe indoor market selling vegetables, chicken, groceries, and toys. She is asking for a 1,500 sol loan so as to stock her business. She will buy groceries such as rice, sugar, and other things. In this way, she will be able to have additional income for her family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Patrick Bales.



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