A loan of $1,075 helped to buy more: crafts, taguas (nuts that can be carved into handicrafts), clothes, etc.


Pablo Enrique's story

Pablo is 37 years old, is married and has 2 children that study in school. It all began when Pablo was very young he was drawn to the craft. 20 years ago, after the liquidation of his last stand that he had, he started his own business which was all about crafts. Little by little his business has been growing thanks to the tourists that come and buy the handicrafts made by himself and his wife who helps with his business. He starts work at 8:00 am and works until 5:00 pm. Also today his is beginning to sell clothes because he wants his business to be well stocked. Pablo says that he wants to continue growing his business more and more. With the loan he is going to buy more handicrafts, taguas (nuts that can be carved into handicrafts), clothes, etc.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Erin Yamaoka



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