A loan of $675 helped purchase tools, plastics and fuel to fire her bricks and tiles.

Carmen's story

Carmen was born in the city of Quillabamba in the La Convención province. She is 42 years old, married and has three children with her husband. Carmen lives in the historic city of Cusco where she works.

Carmen makes bricks and tiles for a living. She has a small shop in her house and things are going well for her. Carmen is requesting a loan to buy tools, plastics and fuel (to dry the bricks and tiles).

Carmen is a member of the communal bank "Pillao". This group is made up of 13 members that live in the province of Cusco and the San Jerónimo district.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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