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A loan of $1,025 helped to buy wood and upholstery.


Juan's story

Juan, 42, has been happily married for 25 years to Ninfa, with whom he has three children.

Juan's a carpenter who makes a living making furniture that he later sells in his house because he makes it on request. He started this job 10 years ago thanks to savings he and his wife had.

Juan wants to expand his carpentry shop so he can offer more handmade work in his neighborhood and also help other people.

He's requesting his loan to buy raw material, wood, upholstery, and other materials because there's a lot of demand for his furniture.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall



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