A loan of $900 helped the member of this communal bank is seeking a loan to buy ingredients for her dishes.


Zenobia's story

Senora Zenobia is a member of a communal bank called "Nuevo Amanecer del Cusco" ("New Dawn of Cuzco"). The communal bank is located in thee district of Huanchac, in the province and department of Cuzco. Senora Zenobia is 61 years old. She is single, and has a son. She dedicates her time to the sale of food, working in the Arco Pata market. She educates her son and wants the best for him: for this reason she works hard, year after year, making homemade dishes and selling them at a stall specially built for the purpose. She wants to buy staple ingredients such as sugar, rice, flour, cooking oil, and other things. She is seeking the loan to buy ingredients and make her dishes. She is happy to be eligible for the loan and promises to complete her repayments on time and in the proper place.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Rosa Oswald



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