A loan of $500 helped to buy a refrigerator.


Jose Olmedo's story

Jose Olmedo is 37 years old, lives in a common-law marriage and has two daughters. He lives with his partner and children in Chimbo, province of Bolivar.

Jose Olmedo is the owner of a telephone booths business. He is requesting a loan in order to buy a refrigerator. With the help of this loan he will be able to buy what he needs for the bar. He will make his purchases in the city of Chimbo.

His dream is to have sufficient to be able to live comfortably. The biggest challenge he faces is competition. In his free time he likes to play with his children.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Laura Darby



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