A loan of $500 helped to purchase merchandise such as soap, hair pins, brushes, shoe polish and other items.


Dora Alejandra's story

Dora was born in the city of Cusco and is 35 years old. She lives with her partner and two children. She lives in Cusco (Architectural capital of the Americas) and she sells miscellaneous goods from stand on Trinitarias street. She has done this for 15 years and it has gone very well because of the effort she puts into her work. Dora belongs to the communal bank “Consume III” of the Arariwa Association. She has requested several loans from this institution. This time, Dora is requesting a loan to increase her business capital as she wishes to buy merchandise such as, soap, hair pins, brushes, shoe polish and other items.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Tyson Shelley



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