A loan of $4,350 helped a member to buy women's perfume.


Plan Director - Cusco Group's story

This member belongs to the communal bank Plan Director – Cusco. This bank is located in the district of Wanchaq in the province of Cusco and department of Cusco.

Rosa Isabel is a member and is a 45-year-old single mother of three children. She alternates her daily activities with her business in selling beauty products such as creams, perfumes, colognes, etc. She has been selling these products for years, and it's going well for her thanks to the hard work she puts into her business every day. She also rents out rooms in her house to students or others who might need one. She would like to be able to continue working this way in order to continue supporting her family. She is applying for the loan in order to buy women's perfume.

The other members work in a bakery, run a gas station, or work in public institutions.

The person whose face is covered does not belong to the communal bank. The members whose photo has been attached to the group photo were given permission to arrive late to the meeting due to work reasons.

Rosa Isabel is grateful for this medium through which loans are facilitated, and is committed to completing her payments.

In this group: Yvanna Betshabe, Rosa Isabel, Catherine Marne, Elizabeth , Gloria Viviana, Ishanina Olivet, David Braulio, Abel *, Zenilda , Dina, Yoni*
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alison Maddox



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