A loan of $1,200 helped to buy CDs and DVDs and do manintenance on his sales locale.


Roberto Carlos's story

Roberto lives with his 80 year old grandmother who depends on him financially. Roberto sells CDs and DVDs. With this business he his able to pay for the household expenses and food for his grandmother. His business is located in the market and he works there every day. He has worked alone for more than five years. He is asking for the loan to buy CDs and DVDs. He will also do maintenance on the locale where he keeps the merchandise. This loan will help improve the business, strenghtening it for the next few months to keep the customers satisfied and the locale in good condition. Roberto aspires to helping his grandmother through his work to provide her with everything she needs with a good quality of life so she can have more years to live.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue


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