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Total loan: $525
Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia / Construction
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Oscar Alberto's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped To purchase work tools (brushes, rollers, a scraper, a sledgehammer, a chisel, carpenter squares, power strips, among other things).
Oscar Alberto's story
Oscar is 29 years old and known as a charismatic people-person. He's a hardworking man who always looks out for his family. Since he was very young he's worked in the construction field, and got experience and learned the trade by working as his father's assistant. Currently he's self-employed and is contracted for different types of jobs, and his best customers are acquaintances and referrals. There's no fixed work schedule, because each job is different and he must adapt to his customers' requirements. The requested loan will be invested in the purchase of work tools (brushes, rollers, a scraper, a sledgehammer, a chisel, carpenter squares, power strips, among other things) which will improve work conditions and make the job itself easier while meeting the needs of his customers. This will help him increase the income that he uses for he and his wife's household expenses. Oscar states that his medium-term goal for the future is to obtain a house of his own and secure his family's well-being and improve their quality of life.