A loan of $550 helped to invest in buying cell phones and accessories to sell.

Yanet's story

Yanet is a member of the "Señor de Wimpillay Choco" community bank which is located in Huanchac district, in Cusco province and department.

Yanet is single and has four daughters. Two of them are already women (18 years old) and the other two are 16 and 14. Yanet is 37 years old. She works making breakfasts in the mornings which she then sells as an itinerant street vendor. She would currently like to travel to Iquique, in Chile, to buy cell phones and [cell phone] spare parts which she will bring back and sell here. She will bring some cell phones back from Tacna and Chile to see how the business of selling cell phones, accessories and parts goes. She would like this loan to buy cell phones, accessories and spare parts.

Yanet is grateful for the support that she is being given and pledges to make her repayments in a disciplined manner.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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