A loan of $2,550 helped a member to buy utensils for her juice bar.

San Miguel Arcangel Group's story

Marina is 25 years old, married, and has two children. She is the secretary of the 'San Miguel Arcangel' (Saint Michael the Archangel) community bank.

Marina lives in Pincha neighborhood, in Huancayo, in Chupaca district. She has a small juice bar where she works from Monday to Sunday. In the future, she would like to open a soda fountain in a busier location.

In the picture, Marina is the woman in the small photo in the top left-hand corner. She wasn't present at the meeting because she was working in her juice bar.

Cristian P. couldn't attend the meeting because he was working: he is a taxi driver.

In this group: Marina, Bertha Maria, Hermelinda, Rosario Del Pilar, Cristian*, Esperanza, Maritza, Nilda Beatriz, Javier Max
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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