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A loan of $1,400 helped to buy wholesale iron to make machetes, cleavers, and other field tools.


German Agustín's story

German is 36, married, and has four children. His brother taught him blacksmithing, which has been his trade for 10 years. He has to pay a trucker to deliver the materials to his house because they are very heavy. He has applied to Fundación Campo for a loan to buy wholesale iron to make machetes, cleavers, and other field tools. He has applied for a loan because he is only able to pay for his family's basic needs with his own funds and cannot invest to buy more iron. When he sells his merchandise, his income will increase and he can reinvest in his business and send his children to school.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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