A loan of $550 helped buying products to prepare for her café, such as meat, chicken, vegetables and soft drinks.


Nilda's story

This borrower belongs to the communal bank “LA UNION DE OLLANTAYTAMBO.” The bank is located in the Ollantaytambo district, which belongs to the province of Urubamba and the department of Cusco.

Her name is Nilda, and she is 35 years old. She has a live-in partner and 4 children. She altenates her daily activities with her business: she works in a school snack kiosk and also has a small café at the Ollantaytambo market. She works from 7:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m., and she would like to expand her business. She is requesting the loan to buy products to prepare for the café, such as meat, chicken, vegetables and soft drinks.

The borrower appreciates the loan she is requesting, and she is committed to making her payments on time.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Patricia Linderman



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: November 9, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Asociación Arariwa

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: November 9, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Asociación Arariwa