A loan of $1,125 helped to buy materials such as processed thread for her weaving.

Alfonsa's story

Alfonsa is a member of the 'Señor de Huanca' community bank. She has four children but only has one daughter still in her care. She has been a member of FINCA Peru for two years. Alfonsa is married and her business is selling handicrafts. She also has a bar. She enjoys the training sessions because they help her to improve her relationships with her family. She is also able to save and can then invest in other things such as her home.

Alfonsa will invest her loan in buying materials such as processed thread for making her woven products.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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