A loan of $550 helped to purchase more spare auto parts and more wool for her sweaters.


Elaine's story

This borrower belongs to the Ricchary Anteña Communal Bank. The bank is located in the Anta District within the Anta Province and the Department of Cusco.


Elaine is 36 years old, married, and has three children. She alternates her daily activities with her business selling spare auto parts. She works with her husband and they have been in this business for quite some time. Elaine also knits women’s, men’s, and children’s sweaters by hand and using a machine. She works by request from her house and is happy because she gets her family ahead in life with these businesses.


She is requesting the loan for the purchase of more spare auto parts and more wool for her sweaters.


She is happy with the loan and promises to make her payments.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kathleen O'Connell



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