A loan of $900 helped to increase her business merchandise.

Marina's story

Marina is a member of the “Brisas de Rio Blanco” community bank which is located in Pilcuyo district, in Collao province, in Puno department. She is 28 years old, single, and doesn't have any children. She didn't finish her primary education.

Marina has a business buying and selling cheese and fish (trout). These products are transported from Ilave to the region of Tacna. She has been working with Movimiento Manuela Ramos for six years. Her first loan was for 300 nuevos soles which allowed her to increase her business capital.

She is requesting a new loan for 2,500 nuevos soles to increase her business merchandise.

Her dream is to make progress in her business. What she most likes about her community bank is the responsibility.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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