A loan of $550 helped to purchase hammers, glue, and paint.

Celestino's story

Celestino is married and has 4 children who are students. He has a carpenter’s workshop in a rented space. He began the business 10 years ago. He takes requests and has 2 people that help him.

Celestino is a member of the Yanapanakusun communal bank. In Quechua, “yanapanakusun” means “let’s help each other.” He is requesting a 1500 PEN loan for the purchase of hammer, glue, and paint. Celestino’s dreams are to expand his business and to have a large workshop with modern machinery.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kathleen O'Connell

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