A loan helped to buy hooks, thread, nets, lines, and other materials for fishing.


Digna Natividad's story

Digna Natividad, age 45, is married and has an adult child. Her husband is a fisherman. They live in Jaramijó, a place with pretty beaches and varied gastronomy, visited by many tourists year-round, but not so much now due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

She is a working woman who seeks the means to help her husband to get through the difficult situation of the pandemic. She has a shop in her house where she sells materials for fishing, such as hooks, nets, bait, and many other items that neighbors and acquaintances find in her shop for their fishing work. She also supplies her husband, who is a fisherman.

This loan is to buy hooks, thread, nets, lines, and other materials for fishing.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer joann stephan.


This loan is special because:

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



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