A loan of $950 helped to buy clothes and hats.

Vilma's story

Vilma is a member of the Ccori Soncco communal bank. She is 72 years old and has 8 children, 2 of whom live with her. She is married and has been a member of Finca Peru for 5 years. She sells clothes, hats and blankets. During the time she has been with Finca she has achieved many things. She was able to educate her children with the savings she had, and it helped her a lot personally because they taught her to be punctual, responsible and to value herself as a woman. In regards to her business, it helped her a lot. Now she has more money to buy merchandise such as clothing. She likes the meetings because she likes to meet with friends and it's interesting. The loan she is asking for will be invested in buying clothes and hats to take to Ica to sell.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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