A loan helped to purchase a motor to improve his fishing equipment.


Nelson Javier's story

Nelson, 26 years old, is partnered and has 2 children who depend on him.

Nelson works at traditional fishing and learned it from his father. In addition, he works as an assistant mason. In this way, he gets income for his family's well-being.

He needs the loan to purchase a motor to improve his fishing equipment.

Nelson dreams of continuing to improve his fishing equipment, and that his children study and have better opportunities than those he had.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Wendy Harris.


This loan is special because:

It helps borrowers withstand negative economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.



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