A loan of $1,075 helped to buy materials, such as sandpaper, iron, paint, putty, etc.


Elza's story

Elza was born in the district of Caicay, which is in the province of Paucartamvo in the department of Cusco. She is 55 years old, and has four children. At present, she lives in the community in which she was born. Elza and her husband Rómulo have a workshop for producing metallic structures and welding. They have spent three years dedicated to this business, and it has gone well thanks to the determination they put into their work. Elza needs this loan to buy materials, such as sandpaper, iron, paint, putty, etc.

Elza belongs to the Mamacha del Carmen Community Bank, which is part of Asociación Arariwa. The community bank is three years old, and is doing well.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Avni Shah



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