A loan of $325 helped buy grains, sugar, pasta and oil.


Maura's story

Maura is a member of the Ccori Soncco (“Heart of Gold” in Quechua) Village Bank. She is married and has ten children. She has a store in her house in the Enace neighborhood where she sells general dry goods, vegetables, meats, and grains with the help of her husband. She also caters meals for various occasions. Maura needs a loan of 2000 soles (US$325) which she will use to buy grains, sugar, pasta and oil. Maura’s dreams are for her children to grow up to be professionals, to expand her store and to equip it with all of the necessities. Translated from Spanish by Cynthia McMurry, Kiva fellow Maura es socia del Banco Comunal Ccori Soncco que significa Corazon de Oro en quechua. Maura es casada y tiene 10 hijos, Maura tiene una tienda en su casa ubicada en la Urbanización Enace en donde vende abarrotes en general, verduras, carnes, cereales, actividad que realiza con la ayuda de su esposo. Además Maura realiza el servicio de preparación de comidas para diversos compromisos. Maura necesita un préstamo de 2000 dinero que será invertido en la compra de cereales, azúcar, fideo, aceite. Los sueños de Maura son que sus hijos sean profesionales y ampliar, equipar su tienda con todo lo necesario.



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