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A loan of $1,525 helped to finish building an office for her business.

Nidia Marilu's story

Nidia is a member of the communal bank Rikchariy II. She is 38 years old, is married, and is a mother of four children. She has been a member of FINCA Perú for five years. She has a business that rents out topographic equipment (machinery for leveling and surveying).

She is grateful to the institution for the ease with which she is able to obtain a loan. What she likes most about the communal banks is that they taught her how to save, and she appreciates all of the training sessions, because each one teaches her something that she can apply in her business or family life. Through the communal bank meetings she has made many friends, who share their life experiences with each other. Her dream is to start a construction business.

She will use the loan proceeds to finish constructing an office for her business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kevin Bohnert

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