Ernesto lives in the Brígada y Cuarto Anillo neighborhool in the northern area of the city of Santa Cruz. He is a mechanic, and he has his own shop at his house. He has been working as a mechanic for four years. He works with his brother, and they have a helper.
The loan is to make the last payment on a vehicle purchase, which helps him in his shop, and to buy tools. Ernesto is getting more customers, and his goal is to expand his shop in order to provide better service. He is putting forth a lot of effort to do so, and he is very hard-working and responsible.
He is very grateful to Emprender and Kiva for the trust shown by granting the loan.
El Sr. Ernesto vive en el Barrio Brígida y Cuarto Anillo Zona Norte de la Ciudad de Santa Cruz, el es mecánico tiene su propio taller en su domicilio, el se dedica a la mecánica desde hace cuatro años junto con su hermano y tiene un ayudante, el destino del préstamo es para terminar de cancelar la ultima cuota de la compra de un vehículo que le ayuda en su taller y para comprar herramientas, el Señor Ernesto esta aumentando su clientela y tiene como meta agrandar su taller para ofrecer un mejor servicio y para eso se esta esforzando mucho ya que el es muy trabajador y responsable, esta muy agradecido con Emprender y Kiva por la confianza brindad en la otorgación del credito.
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