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Viviano
Viviano, 53, has 6 children who are all adults. He has a shoe business called "Calzado Dalila." He's had this business for 25 years, and he's already taken 4 loans with FAPE and KIVA. Thanks to their support, he has been able to grow his business. He is requesting a new loan to invest in supplies to make new styles of shoes to please his customers, because for him, the most important thing is to make a good impression with every person who visits his business. Because his customers prefer his business, he's been able to have good earnings, improve his living conditions, and most importantly, grow his business. Viviano is very grateful to God and to Kiva for helping him to succeed through these loans.
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Don Viviano tiene 53 años de edad tiene 6 hijos ya todos mayores de edad actualmente tiene una zapatería llamada calzado Dalila tiene 25 años de tener su negocio, el ha trabajado ya cuatro créditos con fape y kiva y gracias a su apoyo a crecido mas su negocio el esta solicitando un nuevo crédito para invertir en material para fabricar nuevos estilos de zapatos para complacer a sus clientes ya que para el lo mas importante es quedar bien con cada persona que visita su negocio por que gracias a su preferencia el a podido tener buenas ganancias y ha podido mejorar sus condiciones de vida y sobre todo a crecido su negocio.esta muy agradecido con Dios y kiva que les ha ayudado a superarse a travez de los creditos.

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About FAPE

FAPE, the Foundation for the Assistance of Small Businesses, is a nonprofit, socially-minded institution that provides loans to micro-entrepreneurs across Guatemala.

About Guatemala

  • $4,155
    Average annual income
  • 64
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $9,070,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.8
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,175 helped Viviano to buy supplies to make shoes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 22, 2013
Listed
Apr 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Apr 16, 2014