A loan of $600 helped to buy supplies such as sacks of rice and sugar, noodles, meat, vegetables, and other items.


Maruja's story

Maruja, 42, was born in the city of Quillabamba, but she lives in the city of Cusco. She is in a common-law marriage, from which she has two children. She is a hardworking and responsible woman who makes a living selling food in a small restaurant, where she prepares breakfast, lunch, and dinner. She has had this business for ten years, and it is going very well thanks to the effort she puts into her work. She needs this loan opportunity to buy supplies such as sacks of rice and sugar, noodles, meat, vegetables, and other items.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amy Volz



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