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A loan of $425 helped to purchase steering parts for his taxi.

Luis Uriel's story

Luis has worked in the taxi industry for many years, a trade he learned from his father. He is also an experienced mechanic which enables him to know when his vehicle is suffering from a mechanical failure, and this has helped him to sustain his family in terms of food and education. His children are now older and independent.

This time, Luis is requesting a loan to purchase parts for his taxi to ensure that the front wheel steering functions properly, in order to always maintain the safety of his clients. His goal is to work harder so that he will be able to buy another vehicle in future.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Fiona Craig

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