A loan of $1,075 helped purchase corn for preparing "chicha".


Santusa's story

Santusa is a member of the Communal Bank “San José de Urubamba”. She lives in the Province of Urubamba, Department of Cusco.

Santusa is 31 years old, in a common law marriage, and has two children. She prepares “chicha” (a beverage made from corn). Santusa buys the corn and brings it home to process into chicha before selling it. She is requesting a loan to buy corn for making chicha.

Santusa says she is grateful and values the loan 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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