A loan of $450 helped to purchase galvanized tin sheets.

Pablo's story

Pablo is 59 years old and has two children with his wife, Mirian. His son is grown and has his own family now and his daughter is currently in secondary school.

Pablo is a metalworker; he began in this profession when he was very young, as an assistant to his uncle. He later trained in metalworking and started his own business, buying the tools he needed over time to work with metal sheeting. His wife helps him pick up orders and sell his products when she doesn't have work. Usually, Pablo works with architects or civil engineers.

Currently, Pablo and his family are renting a house in San Lorenzo city, where they live and work, but thanks to their business income they are building a house in another city 45 km from Caacupe. Pablo is requesting a loan to buy galvanized tin sheets.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Vivian Lu

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