A loan of $1,025 helped for the purchase of sheep and burros.


Rosa's story

Señora Rosa is a member of the community bank “Central Progreso” in the district of Cuturapi, Yunguyo Province, in the department of Puno. She is 58 years of age and married. She has 7 children (5 under her care). She is not educated.. She lives in the Flor Kantuta Sector of the community of Chimbo.

Rosa has worked with the Manuela Ramos Movement for 9 years. Her first loan was for 300 new soles, an amount with which she was able to acquire young livestock. Currently she is requesting a loan of 300 new soles. This loan will be used to enable her to acquire young sheep. In addition she is going to buy burros which she sells at livestock markets. Her wish is to continue working in order to educate her children.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Rick & Pat Brown


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