A loan helped to invest in motorcycle parts, including hydraulic oils, brake bands, bulbs, batteries, cables, accessories, etc.


Luis Antonio's story

Luis Antonio is a 47-year-old micro-entrepreneur who lives in the city of Cartagena with his family. He undertook his business by family tradition, his love and enjoyment of mechanics make Luis find the way to grow commercially through repairing motorcycles, maintenance, and selling parts such as hydraulic oils, brake bands, bulbs, batteries, cables, accessories, etc.

His family is his greatest strength since they motivate him day by day to open his business with the perspective of being able to offer excellent service to his customers since, in this way, he strengthens his micro-business.

Currently, he is applying for a Kiva loan, his first financing
through Fundación Mario Santo Domingo, to invest in motorcycle parts, including hydraulic oils, brake bands, bulbs, batteries, cables, accessories, etc.

His business goal is to strengthen his working capital and increase the inventory of products he offers so that his customers can access a great variety of products and, so, to increase his sales to get more profits which will improve his quality of life. Support him in his loan, it will be a success.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Wendy Harris.


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It provides borrowers in micro businesses with affordable loans.



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