About seven years ago when he became unemployed, a friend of Carlos took him to work as a cabinet maker and he learned. He liked it and set up his own shop with a wood saw and paint. He works with help from one employee from Monday through Friday from 8am until 6pm. One of his difficulties is illness. He will use the loan to buy a saw, paint and a blowtorch. One of his goals is to own a cabinet-making shop.
Carlos empezó hace unos 7 años atrás cuando se quedo sin trabajo un amigo lo llevo a trabajar ebanista y aprendió le gusto y se puso su local propio de máquina de cortar madera y pintura. Su trabajo lo hace con 1 empleado y de lunes a viernes de 8:00am a 18:00pm. Unas de sus dificultades es la enfermedad. Con el préstamo va a comprar una cortadora, pintura y soplete. Unas de sus metas es tener un taller de ebanista
About Banco D-MIRO
Banco D-MIRO is a microfinance institution that serves the most vulnerable sectors of Ecuador’s economy. It offers very small loan sizes without requiring collateral, expanding access to borrowers who would not otherwise be able to access capital to start and grow their own businesses. It also specifically targets borrowers who are excluded from formal financial systems due to race, ethnicity, gender, disability or illness.