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Total loan: $400
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Perpétua

Mozambique
Boane, Maputo, Mozambique / Food Production/Sales

A loan of $400 helped buy a popcorn machine to be able to increase the quantity of her production.


Perpétua's story

Perpétua is 37 years old, divorced and the mother of 3 children, 2 of whom are of age and all of whom go to state Schools. Her income comes from her business: she works from 08h00 to 20h00 every day selling popcorn.

She will use the loan to buy a popcorn machine to be able to increase the quantity of her production and consequently her income. Her biggest dream is to become a businesswoman in the transport industry, however her challenge is to amass enough savings to be able to buy her first vehicle.

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Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Ines Teles


Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: October 28, 2013

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: October 28, 2013