A loan of $800 helped to buy a boat and fishing nets..


Pablo's story

Sr. Pablo is 45 years old, married, and has four children (ages 19, 17, 14, and 13), all of whom are in school.

Sr. Pablo is a fisherman who works on Lake Titicaca, the highest lake in the world. This is his first loan cycle with Emprender. He will use the loan to buy a boat and nets for his business. His reason for requesting this loan is that he wants to increase his fishing capacity and his operating capital. Sr. Pablo confronts challenges in his business that keep him from having better production, but he will utilize these benefits so that he can continue improving.

Sr. Pablo is a hardworking individual and is pleased with the opportunity that has been given to him.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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