Total loan: $4,500

Minka Group

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San Francisco, Municipalidad Metropolitana de Lima, Peru / Agriculture

Minka Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to maintain her crops.

Minka Group's story

The Minka lending group is a responsible, happy group composed of 10 members. They are in their 10th lending cycle, and Norma is the president, alongside the treasurer and the secretary. For fear of the pandemic, only these three appear in the photo.

Norma is 50 years old and is an enterprising, hardworking woman who fights for her children, who are 17 and 14 years old and are her inspiration and driving force to get ahead. She has worked for many years as a cacao and barbasco farmer. He goal is to have varied crops, such as cacao, coffee, and citrus depending on the season.

At this opportunity, she is requesting a loan through Kiva to maintain her farm crops. She wants to keep offering high quality products at a fair price to her customers, and to be recommended.