A loan of $3,000 helped to buy metal at wholesale so that he can expand his business.


Marcelo Gerardo's story

Marcelo is a 27-year-old man who is single and has no children. His business is a metal shop. This young man has a tan complexion, medium stature, and black hair. He conducts his work in the city of El Alto, which is 30 minutes from the capital.

Marcelo is a cheerful character who is always laughing and making jokes with his customers. His humor is reflected in his work since his customers return because of the good service they receive.

Marcelo needs to expand his business. By purchasing metal at wholesale, he can diversify his business and generate additional income. He also has ideas for new ventures. For this reason, Marcelo is requesting a loan so that he can buy metal at wholesale and expand his metal shop.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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