A loan of $325 helped the purchase of rice and sugar.


Lucinda Emilia's story

Lucinda is a member of the Communal Bank Gabriela. Lucinda is married, 40 years old, and has 5 children. She has a grocery store within her home and works daily selling vegetables, meats, and groceries in general. In addition, Lucinda can do needlework on home-made belts and wallets. Lucinda needs a loan of 900 Peruvian soles for the purchase of rice and sugar. Lucinda’s dreams are to have a larger store and offer her children a good education.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Susan Garza



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