A loan of $1,000 helped buy mattresses, beds and dining room furniture.


Brunilda's story

Brunilda is a member of the Virgen de Urkupiña Community Bank, which is located in the Yunguyo district, Chuchito province, Puno department. She is 37. She is a widow and has three children. She has some upper level education in accounting, but she has not finished. She lives in the Pacifico neighborhood. She has worked with the Movimiento Manuela Ramos for three years. She used her initial loan of 300 PEN to buy mattresses. She is currently asking for a loan for 3,000 PEN to buy mattresses, beds, dining room furniture and others. Her biggest dream is to be able to open a well stocked furniture store. She likes the savings and the confidence they give to the members of the Community Bank.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish


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