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Total loan: $900

Maria Elena

Acari, Arequipa, Peru / Education

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A loan helped to pay for her children's schooling so that they receive an education and become professionals.


Maria Elena's story

Maria is a hardworking woman of 52 years. She lives with her husband and two children in the town of Acari. She makes a living working on the land, an occupation she learned from her parents that she's been doing since she was very young. She is currently growing corn on her agricultural plot, which she has prepared with compost.

She is requesting the loan to be able to pay for her children's schooling so that they receive an education and become professionals. In the future, Maria hopes to improve her house and to continue offering comforts to her family.