A loan of $1,100 helped to purchase merchandise for her grocery store.

Fortunata's story

Fortunata is a member of the Communal Bank “Señor D. Qoyllority D. Lucre”. She lives in the District of Lucre, Quispicanchis Province, Department of Cusco.

Fortunata is a 60-year-old widow. All of her children are independent, so she must now proviD. for her own food and personal expenses. Fortunata currently manages a grocery store that she established 26 years ago. Today she is in charge of managing, cleaning, and taking care of her business. Fortunata wants to keep her grocery store in operation and to buy merchandise. She plans to buy products in bulk that sell rapidly on a daily basis such as milk, rice, sugar, noodles, flour, oil, eggs, and other items. Therefore, she is requesting a loan so that she can invest in the purchase of these products for her business.

Fortunata values and greatly appreciates the loan that has been provided since it will allow her to grow her business and improve her quality of life. In addition, she promises to complete her payments according to the stated terms.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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