A loan of $1,025 helped to buy meat.


Lucia's story

Mrs. Lucia is a member of Bank Manuela Ramos at the Mazocruz district, Province of Collao, Department of Puno; she is 51 years old, and lives with her partner, she has 3 children of her own and 7 adopted children, lives in the neighborhood of 3 D. Mayo Jr. 28 D. Julio, she didn't finished high school. Mrs. Lucia has been working with Manuela Ramos for the past 10 years, her first loan was for 300 new Soles, which helped her increase her business of buying and selling meat. Currently she wants a new loan for 3000 New Soles to buy larger quantities of meat. Her biggest wish is to buy a car so she can transport her merchandise. What she likes most about the community bank is the fulfillment of payment by all members.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Nina Delgado


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