A loan of $575 helped to buy utensils such as pots and cutlery.


Luz Marina's story

Luz Marina is a member of Asociación Arariwa's 'Las Palmeras' community bank which is located in the city of Cusco. She is 32 years old, married, and has four children from her marriage. She lives in the city of Cusco and this is where she carries out her business activities. Luz Marina sells food as an itinerant vendor. She makes her sales from Monday to Saturday, from 8.00am to 3.00pm. She has been in her business for two years and it is doing well. Luz Marina needs a loan to buy utensils such as pots and cutlery, and other items. Luz Marina is grateful for the opportunity that she is being given and pledges to make her repayments according to schedule.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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