A loan of $650 helped to purchase small animals, such as guinea pigs and chickens.


Meriy's story

Meriy was born in the city of Cusco, and she now lives in the city of Anta, in the province of Cusco. She is 26 years old, and has a son with her partner. She makes a living raising small animals, such as guinea pigs and chickens, and is requesting this loan in order to purchase more guinea pigs and chickens.

She belongs to the community bank, “Virgen Inmaculada Concepción de Anta” (Virgin of the Immaculate Conception of Anta), which is part of the Arariwa Association in the province of Cusco.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gillian Goodrich



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