A loan of $1,200 helped bUYING MERCHANDISE TO SELL.


Joel Misael's story

Joel Misael, who is requesting this loan, buys and sells clothing, including T-shirts, pants, and shirts. He lives in Paraje La Cumbre San Antonio Pasajoc, in the municipality of Momostenango, and has 2 daughters who are minors. Joel is the only worker in the family. To maintain his family, he travels more than 500 kilometers from where he lives, searching for opportunities in other cities of the region. Given his needs, he visited the offices of the ASDIR Association in Pologuá to request a loan, and in this manner, to increase his income.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Harold Dana Sims, PhD



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