A loan of $1,000 helped purchase clothing in bulk.


Graciela's story

Graciela is a member of the Communal Bank “Lideres del Tercer Milenio” (Leaders of the Third Millennium). She lives in the district of Huanchac in the city of Cusco.


Sra. Graciela is 44 years old and single. She sells clothing and accessories such as handbags, belts, plush toys, and other items. Graciela travels to Lima and Tacna and brings back all types of special novelties, seasonal clothing, and stuffed toys. In addition, she acquires ornaments that can be presented as gifts. Graciela has a stand in the south central plaza and travels every 15 days or on a monthly basis depending on how much merchandise she sells. She is requesting a loan to buy more clothing for when she travels to Lima on June 15th.


Graciela appreciates and values the support that has been provided. Therefore, she promises to complete her payments by the established deadlines.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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