A loan of $575 helped to buy materials and merchandise for her business.

Patricia Abigail's story

Patricia was born in Cusco Province. She is 38 years old, separated from her spouse, and has two children.

Patricia currently lives in the city of Cusco, which is also where she conducts her business activities. She sells a line of handmade crafts called “Las Joyas Inka” (The Jewels of the Incas). Patricia has been in this business for four years and has done very well. She is taking this opportunity to request a loan to buy materials and merchandise. Her dream is to open a jewelry store.

The Communal Bank “Comuzone I” meets every 30 days in the city of Cusco, Peru. This city is known for being a tourist and business area. It is also known for the traditional festival of Inti Raymi and for being the home of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Machu Picchu.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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