A loan of $200 helped she has requested the loan in order to buy vegetables such as carrots, potatoes, peas, and other vegetables.


Benedicta's story

Benedicta is a member of the communal bank, El Molinito II. The bank is located in the district of Cusco in Cusco province, department of Cusco.

Benedicta is over 60 years old and is a widow with seven children. She divides her time between her daily activities and her job selling vegetables. She buys her vegetables at the Huancaro market and sells them in the El Molino market and works every day from 5:00 am until 5:00 pm. Benedicta would like to expand her vegetable selling business. She has requested this loan in order to buy vegetables such as carrots, potatoes, peas, and other vegetables.

Benedicta is grateful for the loan and is committed to making her payments on time.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Nina Fink



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