A loan of $725 helped to do maintenance on his home.

Mario's story

Mario is 42 years old; he was born in the community of Yanahuara. He currently lives with his partner in the city where he was born, and they do not yet have any children. In spite of facing adversity in his life, Mario is hardworking and always comes out ahead. He is a cook, and he works in a travel agency called S.A.S. Travel. He has worked for this company for 10 years, and the work is going well. Mario hopes to use micro credit as an opportunity to do some maintenance on his home.

Mario belongs to the "Villa Marcela de Virgen del Carmen" community bank, part of the Arariwa Association; he has been working with his co-members at the community bank for several years.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mairead Harris

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