A loan of $400 helped to buy handicrafts such as dolls, sweaters, tops and pants. She will also buy sugar, milk, noodles and oil to stock her grocery store.


Anonymous's story

This borrower belongs to "La Amistad de Ollantaytambo" community bank which is located in Ollantaytambo district, in Urubamba province, in Cusco department.

The borrower is 53 years old, married, and has four children. She divides her time between her daily activities and her grocery store business where she sells basic household products such as rice, sugar, milk, noodles and oil. In addition, she also sells handicrafts as an itinerant vendor. Through these small businesses, she gets her children ahead in life. The borrower would like to expand and improve both her grocery store business and her business selling handicrafts. She is requesting this loan to buy handicrafts such as dolls, sweaters, tops and pants. She will also buy sugar, milk, noodles and oil to stock her grocery store.

The borrower is happy to be receiving her loan and pledges to make her repayments on time.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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