Maria Teresa is a member of the Ayni Village Bank; “Ayni” means “help one another” in Quechua. She is 63 years old and single. She sells clothing in the city of Ayacucho. The clothing is brought in from larger cities, and Maria Teresa distributes it to different stores.
Maria Teresa is requesting a loan of 600 soles to buy women’s clothing. Her goal for the future is to open her own clothing store in Ayacucho.