A loan of $1,100 helped to buy tamale-making supplies and to pay some personal expenses.


Carlota's story

Carlota belongs to the “Richary Runa” communal bank located in Cusco District belonging to Cusco Province and Department. She continues selling tamales. She’s been in this business for years and does well thanks to the effort she puts into it every day. She sells in one of Cusco’s markets during the day. She’s a responsible, dedicated person who supports her family this way. She’s requesting the loan to buy ingredients like corn and lard for her business and to pay some personal expenses. She’s happy with the loan and commits to make her payments.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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