A loan of $200 helped to purchase materials.


Josefina's story

Josefina is 44 years old and lives in the city of Cusco in the department of Cusco, Peru. Josefina works as an employee of the Cusco municipality. She works in the bus terminal collecting TAME. Josefina and two of her brothers have a house that they have been building so they can then open a restaurant. Josefina requires a loan to buy materials with which she can redo the house. Josefina belongs to the Hijas de Maria community bank of the Arariwa Association of Cusco Peru. The community bank is in its third year of operations and all of the members are doing well.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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