A loan of $925 helped a member to purchase guinea pigs and their feed.

Apu Marhuay Group's story

These are the members in the community bank "APU MARHUAY." This group is located in the district of Coya, belonging to the province of Urubamba in the Cusco department.

The featured partner is Luz Marina. She is married and is 41-years-old. She has 4 children. She has a business of breeding and selling animals. She breeds guinea pigs, making them grow and fatten to be sold in different markets. Through this business, Luz Marina supports her children.

Her dream is to have a place where should can sell her guinea pigs. She is requesting a loan to buy food for the guinea pigs and to purchase more guinea pigs.

The other partners in this group are in the business of selling animals, have a construction business, run a grocery store, and sell chicha.

Luz Marina is grateful for those who are part of this dream and agrees to comply with the payments of her loan by their deadlines.

In this group: Luz Marina, Modesto, Delfina, Roxana, Jorge

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Megan Hinrichsen

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