A loan of $2,850 helped a member to purchase molds for cheese, rice, sugar, grains, animals.

Las Legendarias De Chanquil Group's story

The community bank Las Legendarias D. Chanquil belongs to Project Wari I, the members are from the community of Chanquil, district of Morochucos, Cangallo province, Ayacucho department. The community is located at 3500 meters above sea level and has an estimated population of 250 inhabitants, the main activities of the community are raising animals like cattle, growing potatoes and cereals.

The members engage in various activities, as is the case with Julia, who lives with her partner and has 2 children, Julia has a grocery store in her house and also buys and sells grain. Julia needs a loan of 600 soles which will be invested to buy buying rice, sugar. Julia's dreams are to have a wholesale store and that her children succeed.

Meanwhile Fortunata is married and has 8 children. Fortunata is dedicated to raising cattle, producing cheeses sold in the markets and also at home where her customers go. Fortunata needs a loan of 300 soles, money will be invested in the purchase of molds for cheese and a shelf to accommodate the cheese. Fortunata's dreams are to proviD. a good education for her children in the city of Ayacucho.

In this group: Nelida, Dionisia, Reyna, Carmelita, Julia, Edith, Juliana, Gertrudes, Juliana, Vilma, Luisa, Delfina, Ambrosia, Simiona, Silvia, Julia, Fortunata, Hilda Maruja, Luz Maria

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Helen Smith

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