A loan of $1,150 helped buy track suits for women, men, and children.


Gilberto's story

Gilberto is 52, married, and has three children. He has been selling clothes for over ten years. He has a well-established regular customer base. He works with his customers on a cash and credit basis. He provides merchandise based on the preferences and needs of each customer.

He manages this activity with his wife because he also works construction. When he has a construction job, his wife is in charge of the business.

He wants to use the loan to satisfy his customers’ needs and tastes in order to increase the family income. Therefore, he will use the loan to buy track suits for women, men, and children.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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