A loan of $425 helped to finish the upgrade of two bathrooms in her guest house.

Luz Marina's story

Our member is Señora LUZ MARINA, belonging to the communal bank “Women United”, living in the city of Cusco. She is 61, married, with 3 children ages 39, 37, and 31. She has a small guest house opening into her own house in the Quispicanchis neighborhood of Cusco. She is requesting a loan to finish enlarging the bathrooms in her house for increased convenience. The loan will allow her to put the finishing touches in the bathrooms.

Working in tourism, she enjoys receiving people into her house, especially volunteers who come to invest in the country. She is expert in pleasing her guests and tries to satisfy their requests. She is grateful and satisfied to be able to grow her own business, and she commits to repay her loan within the agreed period.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Geoffrey and Susan Gall

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