A loan of $1,500 helped purchase construction materials.

Marcos's story

Marcos is 56 years old and lives with his family in the town of Sololá in the state of Sololá. He has 10 children. His five sons are all adults, and he has five daughters, four of whom are adults and one is 13 years old and is in school. Marcos earns his income working as a mason. This work allows him to provide for his family.

He is seeking a loan to purchase construction materials (blocks, cement, iron, etc.). What Marcos desires most is to have a proper home and to live in better conditions.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Roberto Henry

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