A loan of $1,000 helped travel and bring back clothing to sell.

Augusta's story

This bank member belongs to the community bank "Real." She lives in the Santiago district in the province and region of Cusco.

This bank member is Senora Augusta. She is 51 years old and is the single mother of four children. She alternates her household activities with the purchase and sale of clothing. She buys and sells clothing at different locations as a walking vendor. Recently she has also been bringing secondhand American clothing and selling it in the informal market that takes place on Saturdays. She has been selling clothing for 30 years. She is applying for a loan to be able to travel and bring back clothing to sell.

This bank member appreciates and is grateful for the loan, since it will permit her to increase her business and have a better quality of life. She also promises to make all the payments on schedule.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry

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