A loan of $575 helped to pay the tuition for her master's degree in education.


Sofia Yrene's story

Sofia Yrene is 41 years old and has an 11-year-old daughter. Her primary job is working as a kindergarten teacher, a position she has held for 13 years. Sofia Yrene has used previous loans to pay for her higher education, and she would like another loan in order to complete her master's degree in education. She has just half a year left to obtain her degree. Sofia’s dream is to have her own house and to secure a better job.

Sofia Yrene is receiving an individual loan as a member of the village bank "Comuzone I" in Cusco, which is located in the Andean mountains at 3,400 meters above sea level. The bank is in its 17th cycle with Asociación Arariwa.



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