A loan of $725 helped to buy fertilizer and seeds to plant her products.


Rosa's story

Rosa is 34 years old and was born in the community of Yanahuara, in the province of Urubamba of the department of Cusco. Currently, Rosa lives in the community where she was born, and she and her partner have four children who also live in the same community. Rosa tells us that in the community where she lives, people work in agriculture and raising livestock, and she herself sells vegetables, such as herbs, lettuce, pumpkins, carrots and others.

She hopes to use micro credit as an opportunity to increase her business's capital, and she would like to buy fertilizer and seeds to sow her products. Rosa belongs to the community bank "Villa Marcela de Virgen del Carmen" and to the Arariwa Association. She has worked with her co-members of the community bank for several years.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mairead Harris



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