A loan of $1,175 helped to buy wholesale glass.


Rafael's story

Rafael, 33, is a member of the communal bank ”PACHAMAMA“ and has a son and a live-in partner. He varies his daily activities with his business selling glass, which he has had for several years. It has prospered with the effort he puts in each day. Rafael also makes furniture, such as kitchen cabinets and other items, from melamine. He sells the furniture at weekend fairs in the city center. Rafael is responsible and works hard to help his family get ahead. He is applying for a loan to buy wholesale glass. He is grateful for the loan offered to him and promises to make his payments.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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