A loan of $750 helped to buy materials such as wood and nails.

Marco's story

Marco is 50 years old and married with seven children. He was born in the Ollantaytambo District in Urubamba Province and currently lives in the town of Cantuta. He's a carpenter and makes tables, chairs, armoires, and other items. At the moment, Marco needs this loan to buy materials such as wood and nails.

Marco is a member of the Nueva Vision de Rumichaca communal bank, a group of 19 members who live in Urubamba Province, located north of the city of Cusco on the banks of the Vilcanota River. The area is known as the Sacred Valley for its mild climate, fertile soil, and abundant streams that make this valley one of the most beautiful on the planet.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jacob Bintliff

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