A loan of $800 helped to buy hammocks, blankets, and sheets among other things.

Wilson's story

Wilson is 32 years old, is single, and lives with his mother in the city of Carapeguá. Starting when he was 14 years old, he began to go out to sell the quilts that he and his mom would produce together, and after 6 years he became independent and began to work for himself.

He takes handicrafts to sell in the cities of Villa Elisa and Asunción, which he transports on his motorcycle which he was able to buy thanks to his work. He is also able to provide his mother with the help that she needs, as she is practically dependent on him. He is a very entrepreneurial and hardworking young man, and he is known for these qualities in his neighborhood.

He is asking for this loan to buy hammocks, blankets and sheets, given that he has had many orders for these products and he would like to be able to serve his clients. He is very grateful for the help he receives, as this job helps him with his day to day expenses.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kaitlyn Godfrey

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