A loan of $450 helped to invest in remodeling her guest house.


Ana Maria's story

Ana is a member of the “PATRON SAN SEBASTIAN” community bank which is located in Huanchac district, in Cusco province, in Cusco department.

Ana is 47 years old, married, and has 2 children. Her business is a guest house called 'Mamaqueta'. It belongs to her mother and she runs it. The guest house is located in Abancay province, in Cachora district, some hours from the archaeological complex of Choquequirao, in the middle of the jungle. Ana and her mom are in charge of this guest house and they own it. They are taking advantage of the rainy season to remodel their guest house so that they can start the season in April.

Ana is requesting this loan to invest in remodeling her guest house. She is happy to be receiving her loan and pledges to make her repayments on time.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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