A loan of $325 helped buy oil, rice and milk for her little store.


Vilma's story

Vilma is a member of the "Generosidad" (Generosity) Village Bank. Vilma is 43 years old and lives with her common-law husband and their two children. Vilma runs a general store from her home, located in the Yuracc Yuracc neighborhood. She works at the store every day from 8am to 7pm. Vilma needs a loan of 1000 soles to buy oil, rice and milk. Vilma dreams of owning her own home and that her children will graduate with professional degrees.

Translated from Spanish by Cynthia McMurry, Kiva fellow

Vilma es socia del Banco Comunal Generosidad. Vilma es conviviente, tiene 43 años y 2 hijos, Vilma tiene una tienda en su casa ubicada en el barrio de Yuracc Yuracc en donde vende abarrotes, actividad que realiza todos los días desde las 8 de la mañana hasta las 7 de la noche. Vilma necesita un préstamo de 1000 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de aceite, arroz, leche. Vilma sueña con tener una casa propia y que sus hijos sean profesionales.



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