A loan of $500 helped to buy teaching materials.


Maria's story

The member, María, belongs to Los Diamantes Communal Bank in the city of Cusco, Peru. She continues making a living teaching various subjects, giving private classes to children who need academic support. María has done this work for several years and it represents her main income and personal achievement because in the future she wants to start a private elementary educational institute.

María's requesting the loan to buy teaching materials such as paper, charts, books, and computer software to develop her classes.

María's grateful to Kiva for the loan granted, and she pledges to make her payments punctually.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall



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