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Total loan: $1,000

Luis Eduardo

Barranquilla, Atlantico, Colombia / Arts

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A loan helped to invest in the purchase of wallets and change purses for the December season.

Luis Eduardo's story

Luis Eduardo, age 74, is married and lives with his family in the city of Barranquilla. He has over 50 years of experience in the leather industry. This micro-entrepreneur started his business selling and repairing leather products in order to generate income and help his household's economy.

Luis inherited this art from his family, and it has generated excellent benefits and profit for him. His main customers are neighbors, friends, family members, and passers-by, to whom he offers briefcases, overnight bags, belts, luggage, leather wallets, and canvas. With his ample experience, he now has an excellent customer base.

Currently, he is applying for a CrediKiva, the first loan he has taken out from the Mario Santo Domingo Foundation. It is to invest in the purchase of wallets and change purses for the December season.

In the future, Luis dreams of passing the family tradition on to his son, who works with him, so that he may conserve it and pass it on to the next generations.

This entrepreneur needs an injection of capital to strengthen his business plan and obtain greater profitability, which will improve his quality of life. Support him with this loan, that it may be a success.