A loan of $425 helped to buy clothes for later sale in the neighbourhood and other neighbourhoods nearby.

Felipe's story

Don Felipe is married and lives a neighbourhood which has a special chapel dedicated to Saint San Sebastian. He is married to Señora Felipa and has child under his care. He works in the fields and is asking for the loan in order to buy clothes. He plans to sell them later in the communities near his neighbourhood. He has been doing this for the last 5 years and 9 months and says that it is going well as it gave him a good income with which to support his family. He decided to start up the business on his own in order to have a better income and give his family a better quality of life which is most important for him. He hopes that with the loan and his work he can improve his income and have his own savings.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Maria Blyth

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