A loan of $500 helped buy supplies to set up his cafe.


Dino's story

Dino is a member of Mamacha Asunta de Calca Communal Bank which is located an hour from the city of Cusco in the Calca province and within the Department of Cusco.


He is 36 years old, has a live-in partner, and has three children who are 17, 14 and 3 years old. He works for the municipality of Calca, but also helps his partner with the cafe they own in order to increase their income. He wants the loan to invest in the purchase of supplies to set up the cafe.


Dino is grateful for the loan and promises to make his repayments within the established timeframe.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kathleen O'Connell



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