A loan of $525 helped to buy tires, shock absorbers, an oil change, bearings and cables for his business.

Benito Rene's story

Benito lives in the city of Tegucigalpa. He is married and has two children who are in school. For six years, he has worked offering a taxi service. He works at a strategic spot, since it belongs to one of the commercial centers in the city where a lot of people ask for this service. Benito, thanks to his business, has been able to get his family ahead, since it has been difficult to find a job. Due to the daily use of the vehicle, it has been giving him problems He is asking for the support of a loan of the amount of L.10,000.00 lempiras to be able to change the tires, the shock absorbers, the oil, the bearings, the cables and more.

One of Benito's dreams is to be able to buy a home, because right now he is renting.

Tegucigalpa, Honduras - November, 2012

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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