A loan of $275 helped purchase wholesale groceries.

Flor De Maria's story

Flor de Maria P. is 41 years old and lives in Salaverry district, Trujillo province, La Libertad province. She has a high-school education and three children who depend on her economically. Flor owns a small grocery store, which she stocks with merchandise such as beauty products. With a loan of 300 soles she received through her communal bank, “Las Triunfadoras de Salaverry II”, she purchased products to supply her store; whereas before she only sold groceries, now she complements them with school supplies. Her business is located in her home. With this loan of 800 soles, which she will repay in six months, she will buy wholesale groceries. Flor hopes to expand her business with the support of these loans.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Trisha Bury

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