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A loan of $375 helped build a wall.

Carlos's story

Carlos is 45 years old and lives in Buenas Aires, a small community with many carob trees. It is part of Morropon, located in the region of Piura on Peru's north coast. The local people raise animals and grow rice.

Carlos earns his living selling firewood for braziers and cement which is used in the rural areas for building houses. He is seeking a loan of 1000 soles to improve a wall in his house. This will make his home much safer.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jane A

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