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A loan of $1,250 helped to purchase musical instruments (bass guitar).


Gustavo's story

Gustavo is 23 years old. He lives with his parents in the Cayaltí district, a community whose residents work in agriculture, commerce, and ranching. It is located an hour from the city of Chiclayo, which belongs to the Lambayeque region on Perú's northern coast.

He provides musical services for all kinds of events, like quinceañeros (15th birthday parties), weddings, birthdays, etc. He has been doing this for more than 2 years. He has requested a loan from Edpyme Alternativa for 3,500 nuevos soles to purchase a musical instrument (a bass guitar) so that he can grow his business and improve his quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Meghan Rishel



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