A loan of $2,325 helped a member to purchase rice, sugar, and ingredients for cheese making.

Cusibamba Group's story

The Community Bank "Cusibamba" has loaned out their first loans to 14 members. Most of the members live in the community of Cusibamba in the Morochucos District, in Cangallo province. The community is located 2 hours from the city of Ayacucho. The major occupation in the region is milk farming.

The members all carry out different occupations, such as raising livestock, milk production, and running grocery stores.

The members requires different loan amounts, such as 300 soles, 600 soles, 900 soles, altogether adding up to loans of 6900 soles through the community bank.

The loans will be invested in the purchase of rice, sugar, and ingredients for cheese making.

Their dream is to improve their businesses and to proviD. a good education for their children.

In this group: Olimpia, Rosalia , Martha , Susana , Maximiliana, Nicolaza , Mardonia, Vilma Nicerata , Vilma , Martina, Aydee, Alejandra , Nancy Nely, Haydee

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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