A loan of $875 helped for the purchase of cattle and heifers.


Lucia's story

Ms. Lucia is a member of the community bank "September 22nd," in the town center of Mquera of the key district, in the province of El Collao in the Puno department. She is 43 years old, cohabits and has 5 children. She has completed studies through 2nd grade. Lucia has worked with the Manuela Ramos Movement for 5 years, and her first loan was for 300.00 new Soles, which was the reason she was able to acquire small animals. Currently, she requests a loan of $875; the loan will enable her to purchase large animals like cattle and heifers; she acquires them in the in the communities of the region and sells them in the fairs of key and Juli. Her wish is to add to her animals to be able to sells to the wholesale market. She likes meetings and savings.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amy Schapiro


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