A loan of $725 helped to purchase a new stand and for her children's education.

Graciela's story

This member belongs to the communal bank "QORI ORCCO". She lives in the Urcos district, Quispicanchis province, Cusco state.

Graciela is 44 years old, married with 5 children. She lives in the Urcos district. Her business is retail sales. She has a stand on a corner in the plaza in Urcos where she sells bread from very early until she runs out. She has managed and worked at her own business for 21 years. Everyone in the town knows her and when cars pass by traveling to other cities, she offers fresh bread to the travelers. She is requesting a loan to purchase a new stand and for the education of her children who are still at home with her.

Graciela values and is extremely thankful for the loan as this allows her to grow her business and improve her quality of life. She also promises to make her payments on schedule.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Michele Magrino

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