A loan of $1,450 helped to buy fabric.


Sergio Alvaro's story

Álvaro is twenty-three years old. He works as a tailor. His workshop is located in the Horizontes neighborhood. This is his first loan cycle with the institution. Álvaro will use this loan to buy fabric, fibers, and thread to make a variety of clothing. His reason for applying for a loan is that he has a lot of orders for this season. Álvaro faces challenges in his business such as improving the quality of his clothing products. He will use his profits to buy sewing machines for his business. Álvaro has a desire to succeed. He is happy for this provided opportunity to improve his business and, as a result, his earnings.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeremy Orloski



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