A loan of $250 helped to buy materials to repair his tricycle, like paint, tires, and a canopy for the roof.

Ventura Jose's story

Ventura Jose works with his tricycle, providing services to the population in general as he has for the last 6 years. He is married and the father of a school-aged boy in secondary school, for whom he strives to get ahead. He works Monday to Sunday.

He asks for financing to repair his tricycle and to provide better conditions to his clients. He has improved his quality of life in his home. He is a young man who likes to work and get his son ahead. Before having his own business he made a living by working as a mason's assistant. With a lot of effort and sacrifice, he bought his tricycle. He wanted to use the financing to improve his tricycle and to call the attention of his clients more.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Tricia Perry

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