A loan of $775 helped to buy more small animals such as guinea pigs and chickens..


Purificacion's story

Purificación was born in the town of Huayocari in the district of Huayllabamba and lives in the same district in which she was born (the district of Huayllabamba belongs to the province of Calca in the department of Cuzco). She is 40 years old, married and has six children. Two of them are on their own and four of them depend on her. She works in agriculture and raising small animals. She plants and sells different types of vegetables such as cabbage, corn, carrots, broccoli, onions, beans, peppers and more. She sells vegetables in different markets of the cities of Cuzco, Urubamba and Calca. At this time, she needs the loan to buy more small animals such as guinea pigs and chickens. She belongs to the “Pro Mujer De Huayocari” communal bank of the Asociación Arariwa. She is a responsible and cooperative person.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue



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