A loan of $800 helped to buy supplies for her business such as meat, rice, sugar, etc.

Grimanesa's story

Grimanesa is a member of the "SAN VALENTIN" community bank which is located in Cusco district, in Cusco province and department.

Grimanesa is 50 years old, widowed, and has 8 children. Her business is a restaurant where she sells traditional food and beer. She has been in this business for years and it is the only business activity that she carries out. She is a very cheerful person who wishes to get ahead in life.

Grimanesa is requesting this loan to buy supplies such as meat, rice, sugar, etc. for her business. 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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