A loan of $600 helped to purchase merchandise such as rice, sugar and other items to stock her general store.


Lisbeth Carina's story

Lisbeth is a member of the community bank, "The Leaders," which is located in the city of Cuzco, Peru. Lizbeth continues her work as an elementary school teacher at a public school in Cuzco, and also operates a general store on the side. She believes business is going well at her store because she is extremely dedicated to her work and to her clients' needs. She plans to continue working both of her jobs, as they help her to support her family. Lisbeth is requesting this loan in order to purchase merchandise to stock her general store, including rice, sugar and many other products for resale. She is very grateful to Kiva for this opportunity to continue working and providing for her family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gillian Goodrich



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