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A loan of $675 helped to buy cement, sheet metal, and rebar to continue the construction on his house.


Jacinto's story

Jacinto is a heavy machine operator in a railroad company. He is 54 years old and married, and he has six children, four of whom are still in school. He plans to use this loan to buy cement, sheet metal, and rebar to continue the construction on his house. He will request further loans to complete this project, as it would not be possible with his salary or would take much longer to achieve.

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Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Andrea Rosenberg


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