A loan of $975 helped to buy ingredients for her business, such as different types of meat and potatoes.


Martina's story

Martina is a member of the MICAELA BASTIDAS communal bank, which is located in the district of Cusco, department of Cusco, province of Cusco. Martina is 37 years old with a partner and two children. She varies her daily activities with a business selling soups. She has a small locale where she sells soups for her customers. She has been working in this business for a long time and she has been doing very well because of her daily dedication to her business. She works every day during the day. She is responsible and hard-working, which is how she can move ahead with her family.

Martina will use the loan to buy ingredients for her business, such as different types of meat and potatoes. She feels grateful for the granted loan and commits to make her installment payments as scheduled.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ana Lobo



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