A loan of $725 helped to buy materials such as wool, buttons, and yarn, to make sweaters.


Elena's story

The member belongs to the Tres de Mayo de Poroy Communal Bank, located in the Cusco district in the province of Cusco and department of Cusco.

Elena is 39 years old and married with three children. She alternates her daily activities with her business selling sweaters. She knits sweaters and sells them in the different markets in Cusco. She sells from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. With this business Elena gets her children ahead. She wants to expand and improve her business selling sweaters.

She is requesting the loan to buy materials such as wool, buttons, and yarn to make the sweaters.

Elena is happy about the loan and is committed to making the payments.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall



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