A loan of $4,000 helped a member to buy ingredients for preparing different dishes.


Sacsayhuaman Group's story

The member belongs to the communal bank SACSAYHUAMAN. This bank is in the Huanchac district of the Cusco province and department.

The member is Hayde and she is 49-years-old, single, and has three children who are 25, 24, and 19-years-old. She works preparing home-cooked meals. She has a stand in the San Blas market in Cusco. She would like to use to loan to buy food and to be able to buy ingredients at wholesale prices such as: oil, rice, and potatoes which are the basic ingredients used to make the majority of the dishes she prepares. She will also buy noodles, among other ingredients. She comments that she still supports her youngest daughter who is studying the professional career of accounting in an educational institution. She is requesting the loan to invest in ingredients used to prepare the different dishes.

The members Alejandrina, Elba, Evelyn, and Felicitas are in this order in the upper part of the group photo. The members have permission to leave early and two also arrived later.

The members would like to invest the loan in musical instruments, artisan products, and printing.

She is very satisfied with and thankful for the support that they have offered her through this medium and she promises to follow through with the payment of her debt in the established timeframe.

In this group: Elba , Alejandrina , Cesar, Felicitas , Roger , Soledad , Rolando , Hayde , Antonia , Delia *, Evelin
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Anna Ruby Waxham Blackwell



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