A loan of $1,500 helped to buy winding drums, pliers, screwdrivers and wrenches.


Jose Manuel's story

José is 50 years old, he is single and has no children, and he lives with some relatives in the town of Chimbo, in the Bolívar province.
José is an auto mechanic. He is requesting a loan to buy winding drums, pliers, screwdrivers and wrenches. Thanks to this loan he will succeed in buying the materials he needs to work. He will buy the tools in the town of Guaranda. He dreams of improving his standard of living. Competition and the lack of economic resources are the challenges he has to face. In his free time he likes playing bowling.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Emanuela Villa



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