A loan of $550 helped buy supplies for restaurant business.

Nieves's story

Sra. Nieves, 37, is a member of the MUJERES UNIDAS community bank in the Peruvian "departamento" of Cusco.

Sra. Nieves is married and has 2 children. She operates a restaurant business for breakfast, lunch and dinner. She works every day from 6:00am to 7:00pm. Her husband helps her with the menu. She is an optimistic woman, a characteristic that has helped both her and her family.

Sra. Nieves will use this loan to buy supplies for the restaurant: rice, cooking oil, eggs and meat, among other things.

Sra. Nieves is grateful for the loan and committed to repaying it on time.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jere Wiseman

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