A loan of $6,100 helped a member to support her children in their education by purchasing books and school supplies.


Sumac Ayllu Group's story

The members belong to the communal bank Sumac Ayllu. This bank is located in the district of Santiago, in the province and department of Cusco.

The member, Cirila, is a hard-working woman. She is 46 years old and is a married woman. For a long time, she has been selling personal care products and products for the home. She is a street vendor. She sells her products walking and offering them house by house. It is a tough job, but it is going well for her. She has four children, and her dream is to have an establishment in order to sell her products at a location and, thereby, give a better quality of life to her family.

She is requesting the loan to support her children in their education by purchasing books and school supplies. She is happy and grateful. She commits to making her payments.

In this group: Cristina, Juana Francisca, Saturnino, Emilio, Fanny, Juana, Petronila, Livia, Humberto, Benito, Cirila, Elsa, Miguel Angel

Translated from Spanish.


This loan is special because:

It uses a group-lending method to reach low-income borrowers.



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