A loan of $900 helped to buy rice, sugar, noodles, beverages, etc. for her grocery store.

Carmen's story

This member's name is Carmen and she belongs to the communal bank "LOS DIAMANTES" in the city of Cusco in Peru. She continues to sell basic staples in her grocery store. She has been in business for several years and this is the main source of income for her family.

Carmen is requesting a loan to buy goods such as rice, sugar, noodles, milk, beverages, etc. to stock her store. Carmen is grateful to KIVA for the loan and for helping her maintain and strengthen her business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sherry Bess

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