A loan of $350 helped to buy sheep.

Patricia's story

Patricia belongs to the Manuela D. Hoy Community Bank, which is located in the Ilave district, El Collao province, Puno department. She is 54, married, and has eight children. She does not have an education. She lives in the Parcialidad D. Chakoputi.

She has worked with the Movimiento Manuela Ramos for two years. She used her first loan of 300 PEN to buy small livestock.

She now needs a loan for 1,000 PEN to buy small livestock (sheep).

Her wish is to keep working as long as she has the strength.

She likes the savings and the way they work.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish

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