Total loan: $700

Dionisio Salvador

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Managua, MN, Nicaragua / Transportation

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A loan helped Maintenance his taxi, reupholster the seats, and replace the tires.

Dionisio Salvador's story

Don Dionisio lives in the neighborhood of Villa Libertad in the capital city of Managua. He has worked in a number of different jobs as an industrial machine operator, a construction worker, and now as a taxi driver. Although life has been difficult for his family, it hasn’t been impossible for them to get ahead. Dionisio is 55 years old, married, and has four children, with the youngest one in school. He has been a taxi driver for 21 years and has encountered difficulties whenever his vehicle breaks down because it is his source of daily income. However, he does not have the money needed to make repairs.

With this loan, Dionisio will be able to maintenance his taxi, reupholster the seats, and replace the tires so that he can continue providing service to his customers. A vehicle that is in good condition will help him avoid an accident. He is satisfied with the benefit of these loans because they have been useful to his job and have helped him support his family.

Translated from Spanish by Ronan Reodica, Kiva Volunteer