A loan of $675 helped to buy nets, coolers, and other fishing supplies.

Jonny Javier's story

This borrower lives in Machala. He started fishing with his parents and then purchased a boat. Since then he has been working for almost 20 years. He leaves at dawn and stays out at sea for two or three days based on the conditions. The borrower is married and has three children, one of whom attends a state school in the area.

He needs money so that he can invest in the purchase of nets, coolers, and other fishing supplies.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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