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Total loan: $1,000
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Gerbacio

Bolivia
El Alto, Bolivia / Construction Supplies

A loan of $1,000 helped to buy construction materials, such as cement, stucco, sand, and beams, to finish a work contract.


Gerbacio's story

Gerbasio is a master mason who works on contract. He needs the loan to buy construction materials such as cement, stucco, sand, and beams. This business is his source of income for covering his family’s expenses. He lives in his own house, which is located in the Villa Ingenio neighborhood of the city of El Alto. He is a widower and has four children. He has been very happy with the loans he has been granted, as they have improved his quality of life.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jennifer Day



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: March 12, 2011

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: March 12, 2011