A loan of $725 helped to buy urea.


Luzmila's story

Luzmila was born in the city of Ocongate in the Quispicanchis province, Cusco department. She belongs to the “Las Margaritas Ocongate” (The Ocongate Daisies) Communal Bank with the Cusco Arariwa association.

Luzmila currently lives with her husband and their four children in the city where she was born. (The city of Ocongate is located two hours from the city of Cusco).

Luzmila has a store where she sells farming and veterinary products. For example, she sells fertilizer to use on fields where crops grow. She also has a boarding house with five rooms. You can find her at her house seven days of the week.

Luzmila will receive 2,000 soles with her next loan. She would like to use the money from the loan to buy urea.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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