A loan of $400 helped to upgrade walls and doors in her home.

Marcelina's story

Marcelina was born in the city of Quillabamba in La Convención Province, Cusco Department but currently lives in the settlement of Yanahuara. She’s 38-years-old and in a common law relationship; she has three children.

Marcelina’s economic activity is selling marmalade. She’s been in this business for several years now and does excellently thanks to the effort she puts into her work. She needs the loan to do some home repairs, that is, she’s going to upgrade the walls and doors.

Marcelina belongs to Asociación Arariwa’s “San Martín de Yanahuara” communal bank in Cusco Department.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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