A loan of $1,000 helped to invest in the purchase of a machine to bottle water.


Basilia's story

The member belongs to the communal bank "COMUZONE II." The bank is located in Huanchac District, in Cusco Province and Department. Basilia is 51 years old and married. She has 4 children, each of them students; the younger ones are in secondary school and the others are in different majors. Basilia bottles mineral water and has a small water-processing plant that she runs with her family. She is in charge of the last step, which is the bottling of the water and the final check-up of the equipment. Basilia is a member of the communal bank, and she started to grow little by little working with this bank system. She is requesting this loan to invest in the purchase of a machine to bottle water. She is grateful for the support offered and accordingly she is committed to fulfilling the payment installments in a disciplined fashion.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alex Mensing



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