A loan of $500 helped to buy cedar, olive, and pine wood for making furniture.


Jorge Boanerges's story

Jorge lives with his wife and two children, ages 22 and 18. For the past 15 years, he has worked in a carpentry shop where he makes furniture such as beds, dressers, and cabinets. He is also a distributor of commercial furniture and works according to the orders he receives.


At the moment, Jorge needs to buy different types of wood such as cedar, olive, and pine. With the help of this loan, he will have the materials necessary to proceed with his furniture orders and to increase production. His goals are to grow his workshop, improve the quality of his work, and offer a better quality of life to his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


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