A loan of $2,675 helped a member to buy handcraft items such as wool caps, looms, pants, and gloves.


Sacsayhuaman Group's story

The members belong to the "Sacsayhuaman" communal bank. This bank is located in the district of Cusco, belonging to the province and department of Cusco. Sra. Antonia is 48, married, and has four children. She has a business selling handcrafts. She sells wool caps, pants, sweaters, and gloves. Antonia has had this business for five years and it is going very well for her. In her free time, she likes to make cakes. She works from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. Her dream is to expand her crafts business. She is requesting this loan for the purchase of handcraft items such as wool caps, looms, pants, and gloves. The other members have other businesses: a restaurant, a grocery store, a painting sales business, and wine sales. Antonio thanks those who will form part of this dream through this loan. She promises to repay her quotas as established.

In this group: Antonia , Elba , Alejandrina , Cesar*, Roger , Rolando , Hayde , Evelin
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Christine Cooper



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