A loan of $3,250 helped a member to increase her capital so that she can buy a small plot of land.


Prosperemos Group's story

These are the members of the "PROSPEREMOS” (We Will Prosper) community bank which is located in Cusco district, in Cusco province and department.

Lourdes Malena is 33 years old and married. She is an administrator by profession and she currently provides her services to an industrial company. She has been working for this company for a long time and she works from Monday to Friday, mornings and afternoons. Lourdes is a very cheerful person who has a great desire to keep working for her family and to continue striving to fulfil the dreams that she has for the future.

Lourdes is requesting this loan to increase her capital so that she can buy a small plot of land.

The other members of the group work in different businesses. Some buy and sell baby clothes, others sell beauty products and others are teachers.

Lourdes feels happy to be receiving her loan and pledges to make her repayments on time.

In this group: Lourdes Malena, Carmen Maya, Nieves Yaqueline, Santiago Yermi*, Westher, Gilda, Sara Rossana, Oscar Rosendo, Janett Luzmila, Roger Einer*, Karolay Denisse
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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