A loan of $1,075 helped to buy supplies such as corn and firewood for making 'chicha'.


Galdys's story

Galdys is a member of the "San Isidro de Yanahura 5to Paradero" community bank which is located in Urubamba district, in Urubamba province, in Cusco department.

Galdys is 42 years old, married, and has five children. She divides her time between her daily activities and her business making and selling 'chicha' (a traditional, corn-based drink). She does not make her sales from a fixed location. She sells her product in places such as Quillabamba. She sells to bars and restaurants. Galdys would like to expand and improve her 'chicha' business. She is requesting this loan to buy supplies such as corn and firewood for making 'chicha'.

Galdys is happy to be receiving this loan and pledges to make her repayments on time.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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