A loan of $1,300 helped to buy display cases and spare parts.

Carlos Luis's story

Carlos lives in Playas. He started out 12 years ago with his severance pay from work; he decided to start his own business, an appliance repair shop. He’s become well-known in his sector.

He rises at 6am and heads out to drop his child off at school and then returns to open up his shop. The difficulty he has at his business crime in the area where his business is located. He’s separated and has a 17-year-old son attending public school.

He wants to use the loan to buy a display case and spare parts. His dream is to be able to buy building supplies to do some home improvements.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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