A loan of $1,100 helped to invest in her two businesses.


Carmen's story

This borrower belongs to the Amauta communal bank, which is located in the district of Huanchac, part of the province and department of Cusco. Carmen is 65 years old, married, and has two children. She has a car washing and oil change business, as well as a grocery store to which all of the family attends. She is a very hardworking woman and she likes to manage and attend to her own businesses. Carmen is requesting the loan to be able to buy merchandise for her grocery store and also to buy oils for her car wash and lube business. She is requesting the loan to invest in the two businesses. Carmen appreciates and values the loan provided and she promises to make her loan payments according to the established time frame.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kathleen O'Connell



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