A loan of $325 helped purchase of spare parts and tires.


Pelagio's story

Pelagio is a member of the Villa Huatatas Community Bank. He is married and has two children, one of which is still in school.

Using his own vehicle, Pelagio works as a taxi driver. He also has another transport car, which is driven by a different driver. Pelagio is applying for a loan of 900 Nuevos Soles (~300 USD), which will be invested in the purchase of spare parts and tires.

Pelagio’s dreams are to buy another property to build a house, and that his children become professionals.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mairead Harris



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