A loan of $550 helped to buy materials like alpaca wool, etc.

Raul's story

Raúl is 28 and was born in the city of Chinchero. He currently lives in the city of Cusco with his partner and their only child. He tells us that he earns his living making handicrafts like sweaters, caps, gloves, and blankets, all out of alpaca wool. He's a wholesaler and supplies the vendors in Cusco, but mostly he sells to the locals. Raúl belongs to the "Nueva Victoria" Village Bank, where he takes out loans. This time he needs a loan to buy materials like alpaca wool, etc.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jill Heske

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