A loan of $975 helped compra de 1 ganado vacuno.


Vicenta's story

Vicente has belonged to the Community Bank "Espiritu Santo" (meaning, Holy Spirit), located in Centro Poblado D. Chimbo, within the District and Province of Yunguyo-Puno, for the past 8 years. She is married and is mother of 5 children, 4 of whom are married and live in Lima. One of them is currently studying and still depends on her. She is 50 years odl. With the first loan of S/.300 nuevos soles she purchased working animals, donkeys.



Currently she raises cattle, and her husband takes the livestock for sale in the fairs of Feria D. Acora or llave. With the profit she always manages to make her payments to the Community Bank on time.



With this loan of S/.3000 nuevos soles, which will be repaid in a term of 5 months, she will purchase 1 head of cattle at S/.2800.



Her greatest dream is to purchase a sewing machine and to move to Lima to work alongsiD. her children.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer


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