A loan of $725 helped purchase construction materials to expand her sewing workshop.


Saturnina's story

Saturnina is a member of the Communal Bank “Madres Trabajadoras” (Working Mothers), which is located in the District of Santiago, Province and Department of Cusco.


She is 57 years old, married, and has three children. Sra. Saturnina divides her time between her daily activities and her business making clothes. She is a seamstress by profession and sews different types of garments such as trousers and blouses. Her husband works as an employee of the electric utility in the southeast. Saturnina wants to expand her sewing business and buy a new sewing machine. The loan she is requesting will be used to buy construction materials to expand her sewing workshop.


Saturnina is grateful to those who made her dream come true and 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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