A loan of $3,750 helped a member to purchase hardware.

Echo Mysterieux De Miniere 1, 2, 3, & 5 Group's story

Philamar is the coordinator of his group Echo Mysterieux de Miniere. He lives in the Miniere region of Haiti, where electricity is rare and water is very limited. He is not married. He is the father of fifteen children. Philamar has had a furniture-making business for the last five years. Before starting (carpentry), he was only a farmer.

Philamar would like to use this loan to invest in hardware. He hopes that this loan will help him to expand his business. The other members of the group have need of a loan for such businesses as charcoal and grocery items. Philamar says that his main goal is to expand his business and to own a means of transporting his materials.

In this group: Philamar, Emase, Juline, Antonine, Marceline, Dulene, Garlene, Eriveau, Angeline, Analise, Saintilia, Elianne, Elusmene, Antoinise*, Delumene, Monia*, Janette, Rodeline*, Altamene, Elien
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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