A loan of $750 helped to buy rice, sugar, pasta, eggs, flour, and oil.

Julia's story

Julia is a member of the communal bank Despertar. She is 28 years old and lives with her partner. She has 2 children. She has a grocery stall in the Santa Elena market. She will invest the loan that she is applying for in the purchase of groceries in general, such as rice, sugar, pasta, eggs, flour, oil, etc. She joined FINCA Peru at the invitation of a member. This is her second loan cycle. She likes the communal bank. She learns a lot from the training that they receive. She is saving to buy a plot of land. Her dream is to have her business in her own house.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry

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