A loan of $1,000 helped to buy fruit and vegetables wholesale.


Marina's story

Marina is a member of the "LOS ANDENES" community bank which is located in Cusco district, in the province and department of the same name.

Marina is 58 years old, married and has two children. She divides her time between her daily activities and her grocery store business. She also works as a farmer. She grows vegetables such as potatoes, corn and beans. She also grows fruit such as bananas, oranges, grapes and apples. She sells her fruit and vegetables as an itinerant street vendor. She would like to expand her fruit and vegetables business.

Marina is requesting her loan to buy fruit and vegetables wholesale. She is happy to be receiving a loan and pledges to make her repayments on time.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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