A loan of $1,500 helped to buy cereals such as quinoa, wheat and kiwicha (amaranth) to sell.

Sonia's story

Sonia is a member of the Llapanchik community bank. She is 33 years old, married, and has three children (two daughters and one son). She has been a member of FINCA Peru for 12 years and sells products in the street markets that take place in her city. She says that during her time as a FINCA Peru member and thanks to the training sessions that she has attended as a member of her community bank, she has learned to be responsible and punctual.

Sonia's dream is to be able provide her children with a college education. She will invest the loan that she is requesting in buying cereals such as quinoa, wheat and kiwicha (amaranth) to sell in the city market.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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