A loan of $750 helped to purchase magazines for her news stand and seeds and fertilizers for growing potatoes.

Rosa's story

Rosa is a member of the Communal Bank “Imasumacc”. She is 30 years old and a single mother of a 15-year-old daughter. Rosa sells newspapers and magazines in the town square in Ayacucho. She also grows potatoes, peas, and corn in the annex of Casaorcco. Rosa is requesting a loan to invest in the purchase of magazines, seeds, and fertilizers for growing potatoes during the short season.

She has been with FINCA Peru since 2005. Rosa enjoys having access to loans and always being able to save. Now she is saving toward the construction of her house and her daughter’s higher education.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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