A loan of $1,075 helped purchase cochineal.


Rodecinda's story

Rodecinda is a member of the Tarpuy Communal Bank. She is married and has ten children, but only one of them is still in school. Rodecinda buys cochineal and tara (natural sources of dye). She engages in her business every day at the Magdalena Market where she buys her products. Afterwards, she carries her products to the city of Lima with the help of her husband.


Rodecinda needs a loan of 3000 PEN to buy cochineal. Her dreams incluD. building a house of solid materials in the District of Huamanguilla.

Translator profile picture

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details