A loan of $1,125 helped to buy rice, sugar, and oil in bulk.


Primitiva's story

Primitiva is a member of the Sonrisa (Smile) Communal Bank. She is 39 years old and the mother of 4 children. She has a store and has been a member of Finca Perú for 3 years.

Primitiva has seen that her business has grown. Now she can relax. Also she has been able to give her children a good education thanks to the training she’s received. What she wants now is to be able to have a supermarket to be able to support her entire family. She will invest the loan she’s asked for into the purchase of bulk rice, sugar, and oil.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jodi Nelan



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