A loan of $700 helped to purchase more shoes to sell.


Emmanuel's story

Emmanuel is 29 years old and is married with one child who is one year old. Emmanuel sells shoes in his market and his business is well-organized. Emmanuel employs one person to help him and he starts from 7am until 9pm every day and he has three years' experience in his business. Emmanuel has requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to purchase more shoes for sale. With his profits, Emmanuel will reinvest in his business, satisfy his customers and he will build his own house.



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