A loan of $4,075 helped a member to equip up his bar; he would like to buy chairs, pitchers, and other things.

Los Inversionistas Exitosos Group's story

The "Inversionistas Exitosos" [Successful Investors] is a communal bank that is part of Asociación Arariwa. The majority of the members are friends and neighbors and have a good relationship with each other. The members are hardworking and enterprising people who are always seeking opportunities to get ahead and to offer their children a better future through their daily efforts.

John (the member with his hand raised in the picture) is a 31-year-old man who lives in the city of Cusco. Cusco is known for being popular with tourists, for its commerce, for its traditional celebration of Inti Raymi, and for being home to one of the seven wonders of the world, Machupicchu. John is a professional who studied in one of the most prestigious schools in the city of Cusco. John, in partnership with his brother, has a bar in the city of Machupicchu. They have run this business for several years already, and it is going very well for them. At this time, John needs the loan so he can equip the bar. He would like to buy chairs, pitchers, and other items.

In this group: Abrahan, John Rely, Yolada, Amanda, Sujay Ybet*, Henry Walter, Kely Lady, Grecia Lucia, Percy Arol, Edwin Oshiro*, Anthony Wilberth, Vladimir, Iroshi Brian
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Holly Torpey

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