A loan of $850 helped purchase skirts, sweaters, pants, and jackets.


Angelica's story

Angélica is a member of the “Amor y Verdad” (Love and Truth) microfinance institute. Angélica is a 46-year-old married mother of 5 children. She travels to the different markets of the region 3 times a week to sell assorted apparel, provisions, fruits, and vegetables. At these markets, she purchases cheese and small animals, which she sells at the city’s wholesale market. Additionally, Angélica has her own in-home mini market where she sells provisions and vegetables. Her children help out with running the store.

Angélica needs a loan of 2,500.00 PEN, which will be invested in the purchase of skirts, sweaters, pants, and jackets. Angélica dreams of helping her children get ahead in life, improving her house, and expanding her business.

Translator profile picture

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Elizabeth Casian



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details