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A loan of $750 helped buy construction material for family house.

António Júlio's story

António is 47 years old and was born in the district of Xai-Xai in the Province of Gaza. He went to school through the 9th grade. He is married and the father of 5 children, four of which are grown, and the youngest is a minor. He was in the military and was demobilized 10 years later.

Right now he works for a security company. He works 8 hours per day. He handles the expenses of the family with the help of his wife who is a businesswoman. As his salary is very low he is unable to save money especially now that the education costs of his children are quite high. With a loan of 20,000MT he intends to improve the living conditions of his family. In the future he hopes to finish his work and furnish his home.

Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer

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