A loan of $5,450 helped a member to buy nails, paint, hammers and tools, wholesale.


Fuerza 2008 Group's story

These members belong to the communal bank "FUERZA 2008", which is located in the district, province and department of Cusco.

Mrs. Felicitas, one of the members, is 43, has three children and runs a hardware business selling paints, nails, hammers and other construction materials. She works from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and through her work wants to make a good living. Her goal is to expand and improve her hardware business. She is requesting a loan to buy nails, paints, hammers and other tools, wholesale.

The other members are in businesses such as refreshment sales, sweets sales, grocery store, taxi service and Internet services.

The member is grateful to everyone who is involved in helping her meet her goal, and she is committed to paying back the loan on time.

The individual photographs are of members who could not get off work for the group picture.

In this group: Felicitas, Lila Yan, Juliana, Manuel David*, Claudia Andrea, Rosa, Emperatriz*, Nazaria, Ruth Maribel, Antonio, Franklin , Maria Belen , Alvaro , Gisel Rossana, Carina, Ggina Denisse
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sherry Bess



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