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Total loan: $1,575
Sonson, Antioquia, Colombia / Construction
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Jose Jaime's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to buy a compressor.
Jose Jaime's story
José is an experienced and skilled master builder, an inhabitant of the community of Sonsón. He is a very well known man because of his sense of responsibility and the good quality of his work. Being a master builder has allowed him to know many people and to have many acquaintances. With this work, he tries to obtain sustenance for his family, which is composed of his wife and two children, ages 1 and 10. He is applying for a loan to purchase an air compressor, a tool that is used for painting and cleaning in construction work. With the loan, he will be able to continue working, and he will improve the services he provides, causing his customers to recognize him and give him better contracts. He is a hard-working and very congenial man who always does everything for the benefit of his family.