For the past three months, Ismael has been driving a taxi, which has been a profitable project and a second source of income for him.
Ismael is requesting a USD youth loan from FATEN to help him cover the costs of purchasing a new engine for the taxi he drives. This will increase the taxi's capabilities, allowing Ismael to work extra hours and enabling him to take additional internal and external requests, which will positively improve his income and ensure a better future for him.
Ismael is pictured next to his taxi.
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This loan is helping support a borrower who is 35 or under. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources.
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