A loan of $525 helped to buy sandals for men and women, cosmetics and other things for his business.


Carlos Samuel's story

Carlos is 37 years old and lives with his mom; he is a single father of 2. His main income generating activity is selling merchandise, which he has done for the past 10 years.

Carlos is requesting this loan to buy products like: sandals for women, sandals for men, cosmetics and other things which will allow him to provide good service to his customers. He makes his sales working as a street vendor, in a few communities close to Danli. He is a very hard working person, as his main form of income comes from his sales business. He has gained customers as a result of the good service he provides. With the support that the loan Carlos has requested will provide he will better his business, which will increase his profits to cover the household costs and give a better life to his family and help them get ahead. One of Carlos' dreams is to have a clothing store in the city center.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Tricia Kell



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