Total loan: $975


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Solola, Solola, Guatemala / Manufacturing

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A loan helped to buy materials for metalworking and carpentry.

Manuel's story

Manuel is 25 years old and single. He has a son, and they live in the department of Sololá. He is a blacksmith, designer of metal structures, and carpenter. He makes doors, windows, balconies, and blinds, and has seven years of experience and training. His target market is the neighboring communities, which is where he earns most of the income that sustains his family and improves their living conditions. He requests a loan of 7,500 quetzals to buy materials for metalworking and carpentry. His goal is to expand his business to include additional locations, and to be able to offer his work to other communities.