A loan of $1,000 helped to travel to Lima to buy clothes as well as some merchandise for her auto spare parts store.

Julia's story

Julia belongs to the 'Qorichuspa' community bank which is located in Huanchac district, in the province and department of Cusco.

Julia is 47 years old. She lives with her partner and has 4 children. She works selling vehicle spare parts. She has a small store where she sells spare parts. She travels to the cities of Lima and Puno to buy spare parts, accessories, car covers, lights, etc.

In the future, Julia would like to rent a larger store for her business and would also like to make space for her second business activity. As well as selling spare parts, Julia works as an itinerant street vendor, working door to door, selling clothes. She sells women's and children's clothes. She also buys her clothes in the city of Lima.

Julia would like this loan so that she can travel to Lima and bring back winter clothes because they are entering the summer season there. Julia is requesting her loan to travel to Lima to buy clothes and also some merchandise for her auto spare parts store. She is happy to be receiving this loan and pledges to make her repayments on time.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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