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A loan of $700 helped purchase materials to process gold in order to sell it.


Teofilo Jose's story

Don Teofilo is a miner and purchases material in order to process gold (soil with particles of gold in it) and carry it to the mill where they extract the gold in order to be later sold. The loan he is asking for will be used to purchase these materials and help him to be able to support his family along with help from his wife, who is a trader. They have 4 children who all go to school and the two oldest help with chores around the house after they are done with schoolwork.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kristin Connor



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