A loan of $400 helped to buy pisco (traditional Peruvian grape brandy) at wholesale.

Edith's story

Edith belongs to the "Las Leonas de San Jeronimo" communal bank, located in San Jeronimo district in Cusco department.

The borrower is still alternating her daily activities with the purchase and sale of alcoholic beverages. She distributes piscos (traditional Peruvian grape brandy) to her customers who ask her for it, such as minimarts, stores, and other places.

The borrower is a determined person, who is very eager to keep working for her family. She wishes to see her business grow in the future.

She will invest the loan in the purchase of pisco at wholesale, in order to have more merchandise to offer her customers.

The borrower is happy about the loan she has been granted, and grateful to the Kiva investors.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Goldie

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