A loan of $400 helped to buy merchandise such as trousers for her business.

Esther's story

The borrower is a member of the communal bank "Union, Fuerza y Amistad" ("Unity, Strength and Friendship"). She continues with her business of selling clothes such as jackets, polo-shirts and sweaters amongst others. She has had this business for years and it is going well thanks to her daily hard work. The borrower sells her merchandise at Sunday fairs in one of the districts of Cusco. She appears in the photo with her granddaughter who she continiues to look after during the week as a way of supporting her daughter. The borrower is a responsible and hard-working person and in this way helps her family to get ahead.  

The borrower is asking for a loan to buy merchandise such as trousers for her business. She is grateful for the loan and promises to make the repayments on time.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer KAROLINA KOSZELSKI

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