A loan of $425 helped to buy fishing nets, fishhooks, and other tackle.


Ricardo Cipriano's story

Ricardo is 49 years old. He lives in his own home with his life companion and his son. He is a hardworking responsible person. He has been working for 30 years in artisanal fishing with a boat and fishing nets. He has dedicated almost all his life to this activity which has permitted him to support his family. Ricardo is asking for a loan in order to buy fishing nets, fishhooks, and other needed tackle as this is his only source of work and he will be able to offer a better life to his family so they can have whatever it is they need.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gail LeGrand



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