A loan of $675 helped purchase gas and groceries for her store.

Luz Amelia's story

First loan: http://www.kiva.org/app.php?page=businesses&action=about&id=89346&_tpos=2&_tpg=1

Luz Amalia is a member of the Maria de la Paz communal bank.
For fifteen years she has had a store where she sells gas canisters, and she continues to run a school transportation service with her husband.
In recent months she has been able to purchase an additional car, and thanks God because her business is expanding.
In Finca she has the opportunity to grow as a woman, they teach her to save money. She needs a loan of 2000 soles to purchase gas and groceries for her shop.
Luz's dream is to run a taxi company.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kristen Jancuk

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