A loan of $600 helped to buy slippers.


Carlos's story

Carlos, 37, has a spouse and three children. He’s a member of the “Pachamama” communal bank. He alternates his daily chores with a business buying and selling slippers. He travels every so often to the city of Tacna to buy his merchandise to then resell to his customers who most request it. He’s been in business for a good length of time and does well thanks to the effort he puts into it. He also leases a car to provide transportation services in his free time. He is a responsible, diligent man who supports hi family this way. He’s requesting the loan to buy slippers for his business. He’s grateful for the granted loan and commits to make his installment payments.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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