A loan helped to buy thread, glue, leather, needles, staples, soles, etc. to continue repairing footwear.


Miguel Ángel's story

Miguel, age 73, went to school until fourth grade. He is in a relationship, and he has five children, four of whom are adults and independent. The youngest depends on him.

Miguel is a hard-working man. He was the leader of a livestock cooperative in which they trained him, and he acquired veterinary knowledge of livestock. He has also done farm work for 20 years. In addition, he works repairing footwear. He does this work in his house, and he is known for the quality of his service.

He needs the support of a loan to buy thread, glue, leather, needles, staples, soles, etc. to continue repairing footwear

Miguel dreams of painting his house, caring for his son, and that he might lack nothing.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Maria Stanislawski.


This loan is special because:

It helps people older than 60 who still have the capacity to work but no financing.



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