A loan of $1,300 helped a member to buy fabric and thread.

Cruz Pata Group's story

Randi belongs to the 'Cruz Pata' community bank which is located in Huanchac district, in Cusco province, in Cusco department.

Randi is 48 years old and married. She has two children. She works as a dressmaker. She has a small dressmaking workshop where she makes all kinds of outfits for all kinds of occasions. She sews ladies', men's and children's clothes. She hopes that her workshop will continue to grow so that she can serve more customers. Randi is very well known in her neighborhood and has been in this business for many years. She would like this loan to buy fabric and thread as she will make some fancy dress costumes for the new year. She is requesting this loan to invest in buying fabric, thread, etc. so that she can finish off the orders which she has.

Randi is happy that she will receive this money to buy her materials, finish off the work she has pending and deliver the costumes she has maD. for the new year.

In this group: Maura Saturnina*, Marleny, Maria Randy, Amanda, Francisca Cristina, Braulia, Gladys, Mirian Violeta, Gladys, Maria Elena, Magdalena, Lourdes
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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