A loan of $1,550 helped to buy merchandise such as rice and sugar.


Marleni's story

The member's name is Marleni, she belongs to the community bank "Savings are progress" in the district of Saylla in the city of Cusco, Peru.

The member continues to work in the convenience store business, she has been doing this for a good amount of time, and she does well thanks to the effort she puts in each day into the business, the member also continues with her restaurant business, she is happy because through her businesses she can continue to support her family.

The member is very grateful to KIVA for letting her provide a better quality of life to her family, a better education to her children and for helping her to growth and strengthen her activities.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sofia Burt



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