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A loan of $800 helped to buy building supplies so that she can finish off a room in her home.

Carla Ivonne's story

Carla is a client who used to work with us as part of the 'Rayito de Sol' bank. She lives in her in-laws' house. For four years she has been working with her husband Ismael. He sews skirts and she sells them from a sales location in Uyustus. She also travels to Desaguadero to bring back merchandise. Carla and her husband have a little boy who is 1 year old. They also study at night. They intend, within a short period of time, to set up a sewing workshop and start their own company. They are requesting this loan to build a room in his parents' home so that their family can be more comfortable. Carla is a very hard-working young woman who is grateful to the institution for the support they have offered her.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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