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Kelvin Efren

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Rocafuerte, Manabí Province, Ecuador / Manufacturing

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A loan helped to buy wood, bamboo (guadua), nails, various tools, pay for the electricity, etc.


Kelvin Efren's story

Kelvin Efren and his family live in Rocafuerte. It is well-known both inside the country and abroad for it's traditional artisan candy made from recipes passed down from generation to generation and for growing rice.

Kelvin Efren is a cabinetmaker by profession and has his own workshop at his house where he makes doors from all kinds of wood, tables and chairs. He also does plumbing when his customers request it. He saw some economic difficulties during the world crisis as there was no work and he could not go out to buy materials; his customers did not come and he could not complete his work.

This loan will be used to buy wood, bamboo (guadua), nails, various tools, pay for the electricity, etc. His dream is to have a large furniture workshop and for his family to continue to have good health.