A loan of $600 helped to buy 5 packs of candles, cables, 10 sets of hoods, 20 rear view mirrors, machetes, paint, sheet metal, buckets, thinners, etc. and many other hardware products for his store.


Edylengris's story

Edy, age 33, has been running a small hardware store in a district of the capital for the past three years. His strengths as a businessman have helped him to quickly build a substantial and loyal customer base, which he can no longer satisfy due to a lack of funds needed to maintain his stock of merchandise.

To overcome this hurdle, he is seeking a loan to stock up on merchandise. He plans to buy 5 packs of candles, cables, 10 sets of hoods, 20 rear view mirrors, machetes, paint, sheet metal, buckets, thinners, etc. and many other hardware products. This will help him to meet customer demand and to bolster his sales and his profits.

He plans to use these profits to expand his activity and turn it into a large hardware store, and to provide for his family’s needs.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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