A loan of $1,100 helped to invest in preparing the land, buying fertilizer.

Celia's story

The member belongs to the “CAPAC QOYA” community bank. This bank is located in the district of Qoya, province of Calca, departament of Cuzco.

The member is Celia. She is 77 years old. She is a widow and works managing her crop land and making sweaters. She produces the sweaters wholesale and sells them according to the demand. On her land she grows corn, wheat, and potatoes. She harvested her corn crop and need to fertilize her land and move the dirt with tractors. For this, she needs to rent a tractor and buy fertilizer to prepare the land for the next planting. She wants the land to buy seed for the new planting, to prepare the land, for fertilizer and to improve her housing little by little.

The member is happy with the loan that has been given to her and is committed to making the payments according to the established schedule.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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