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A loan of $1,025 helped buy rice, sugar, and oil.


Senobia's story

Senobia is a member of the Wiñarisun, which means “Let’s Grow” in Quechua, Community Bank. Senobia is 48, married, and has three children.

Senobia has a place in the F. Vivanco market where she sells food. She does this every day with help from her daughters. Zenobia also has a small grocery store in her house.

Senobia needs a loan for 3,000 PEN to buy rice, sugar, and oil.

Senobia’s dreams are to have a "recreo" (a privately owned village center for recreation and food) and a stable work place.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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