A loan of $775 helped to buy threads and dye to make crafts.


Leonarda's story

Leonarda is a member of the communal bank "Alondras". She is 66, has six children, and has been a member of FINCA Perú for 15 years. She sells crafts and raises small animals such as hens and guinea pigs. She is proud of everything she has been able to do with her savings. She enjoys the training she receives through the communal bank, where she learned how to invest her money wisely. The loan she is requesting is to buy materials for her crafts, such as threads and dyes. She will also invest in her animal raising business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sherry Bess



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