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A loan of $700 helped to buy merchandise such as textiles, ceramics and other things.

Ana Maria's story

Ana Maria was born in the town of Urubamba but now lives in the town of Ollantaytambo; she is 55 years old and a single mother to two sons. Ana Maria develops her daily activities and economics in the city of Ollantaytambo. She is devoted to agriculture, the development of crafts, and providing hosting service. She has a craft shop selling in one of the most popular markets in the city. She has been selling in this business for several years and doing very well thanks to the effort she puts into her work. Ana Maria requires the loan to buy goods such as textiles, ceramics and other things. Ana Maria is grateful for the opportunity afforded by this means and likewise agrees to comply with the payment schedule. Ana Maria belongs to the village bank "Lord of Choquekillca" Arariwa Association of the City of Urubamba.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pamela Reynolds

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