A loan of $3,500 helped a member to purchase paper and ink for her printer.

Sonia Rufina's Group's story

These members belong to the Amigos del Milenio Communal Bank. This bank is located in Cusco district, part of Cusco province in Cusco department.

The featured member is Sra. Sonia Rufina. She is 33 years old, unmarried and has two children. This member has a print shop business. The member produces products such as birthday cards and invitations, among other items. The member works from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. The member has operated this business for 11 years and it is going well. The member’s dream is to expand her printing business. The member is requesting a loan in order to purchase paper and ink for her printer.

The two small snapshots attached to the group photo are of members who had their pictures taken after the group shot. They requested permission to be absent due to work requirements.

The other members have businesses selling glassworks, operating a grocery store, selling clothing and selling beauty products.

The featured member is grateful to those who are part of her dream through this loan and is committed to making her payments on time.

In this group: Sonia Rufina, Emma Lucrecia, Teresa Eliana, Victor Abraham, Nelly Fiorella*, Larry, Yeni, Sadith, Natividad*, Rosario, Saul, Rayda Roxana, Marleni, Sharon Erceliz
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Diane Chaney

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