A loan of $4,575 helped a member to buy seeds and fertilizer.


El Surcador Group's story

The member belongs to the "EL SURCADOR" communal bank which is located in the community of Pancarhuaylla, Anta district, in the province of Anta, Cusco department.

Fortunata is 57 years old, has 5 children and is a widow. She balances her daily activities with her business of raising small animals. She raises the animals to later sell them to her clients that want them. She has been involved in this business for a long time and things are going well for her thanks to the determination she brings to her business each day. She also farms.

She wants to continue to work in this manner so that she can continue to support her family. Fortunata is requesting the loan to buy seeds and fertilizer. The members feel grateful for the loan being offered to them and promise to comply with the payment of the installments. At the instant the photo was taken one of the members obscured part of the face of her co-member with her hat.

In this group: Claudia, Rene, Elena, Martha, Fortunata, Urbana, Cirila, Dionicia, Nohemi, Yuri Amalia

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo.



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