A loan of $500 helped to purchase polish and seashells.

Avelina's story

Avelina is a member of the community bank Durabank, which is located in the district, province, and department of Cusco. She is 37 years old, married, and has four children.

Avelina balances her daily activities with a business making earrings, necklaces, bracelets, and other jewelery from silver. She is doing well with this business thanks to the effort she puts in. She has a small workshop where she makes her merchandise in her house. She distributes her merchandise to her customers that request them, such as tourist shops. She is a responsible and hard-working person who tries to improve her family's life.

She is asking for this loan to purchase polish and seashells. She is thankful for the loan provided and promises to make her payments on time.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Eileen Lloyd

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