A loan of $350 helped working capital for the sale of toys.


Jose's story

Jose is 30 years old. He is married and has 3 minor children. His whole family lives in the house of his mother-in-law, who provides them with some rooms. He has worked as a laborer in construction for 10 years. He began this activity when he was very young. His wife works as a domestic worker to support the expenses of the family. Jose is a person who is responsible and punctual in his work. Currently, he is working putting up formwork (for pouring concrete) for a house very close to his home. José's wife has experience selling toys during the Christmas season. The couple has decided to use this loan for working capital in order to increase their income during this season and improve their quality of life.

Jose has many goals and objectives; one of these is to give a better quality of life to his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar



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