A loan of $700 helped to buy books to sell.

Leoncio's story

Communal bank "Amistad Cusqueña" gathers every 30th day of the month in the city of Cusco. Cusco is a very popular touristic and commercial destination, famous for its traditional Inti Raymi festival and because it has one of the world’s seven wonders, Machu Picchu.

Leoncio, one of the bank’s members, was born in the beautiful city of Cusco. He is 52 years old, married and has four children. Leoncio sells books and drives a taxi. This time, he is requesting a loan to buy books. He appreciates receiving the loan and promises to pay the installments on time.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Santiago Mejía Dugand

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