A loan of $800 helped to buy acoustic wood and accessories to repair marimbas.

Jose Edilio's story

José Edilio, 58, lives in a suburban neighborhood in San Pedro Sula with his spouse and six children. He’s been working repairing and selling musical marimbas and drumsticks and also giving musical performances with his orchestra. This business has been his source of income that’s kept his family stable.

He’s asking for 15,000 lempiras to buy acoustic wood and accessories he needs to repair and manufacture drumsticks and marimbas. This loan will help him have supplies and other work tools on hand. His goal is to grow in business and to buy a vehicle for work.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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