A loan of $225 helped buy shoes.


Julia Benedicta's story

Julia is a member of the Marcela Communal Bank. She is 33, in a common law marriage, and has two children. Julia has a stand at the Grau Market where she sells footwear and backpacks. She does this everyday with occasional help of her son. Julia needs a loan for 600 PEN to buy shoes. Julia’s dreams are to have a taxi association and that her children become professionals.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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