A loan of $500 helped to buy materials for making handicrafts and to buy pre-made items.


Vilma's story

Vilma is a member of the "Imasumac II" community bank which is located in Huanchac district, in Cusco province and department.

Vilma is 28 years old, married, and has two children. She makes items from clay and also buys handicrafts which she sells. Vilma buys some of her handicrafts ready made. She buys blankets which are knitted from alpaca and sheep wool. She also makes beads and gives them their finishing touches so that they can be used in making earrings, bracelets, etc. She needs this loan to buy materials for making handicrafts and to buy pre-made items.

Vilma is grateful for the support that she is being given and pledges to make her repayments in a disciplined manner.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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