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Patron San Jeronimo Ii Group
CUSCO, Cusco, Peru / Food
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A loan helped to purchase products to cook including potatoes and sausages.
Patron San Jeronimo Ii Group's story
The community bank Patron San Jeronimo II is located in the district of Cusco, in the department and province of Cusco. Elizabeth is a member of the community bank. She is single, 50 years old, and has five children. She works selling food. She makes dishes such as "salchipapas", which is a dish made from potato and sausage. She sells as a street vendor from a cart. She works from 8:00am to 6:00pm. She has eight years of experience with this business and it is going very well. Her dream is to have a restaurant. She will use this loan to purchase products to cook, including potatoes and sausages. The other group members work at an Internet cafe, selling clothing, at a grocery store, and at a restaurant. Elizabeth thanks everyone who is a part of this dream and promises to make her repayments according to the established schedule.