A loan of $550 helped to buy equipment for his motorcycle taxi.


Apolinar's story

Apolinar is 51 years old and lives with his wife in the District of Pucara. The city has a warm climate and the people engage in agriculture, trade, and livestock breeding. This area is located two hours away from Jaén Province in the region of Cajamarca in the northern mountains of Peru.

Apolinar works as a master builder and is known among his customers in the area. He performs his work in the District of Pucara. In addition, he provides transportation services to passengers with the use of his motorcycle taxi. This enables him to earn additional income for his family.

Apolinar is requesting a loan of 1,500 PEN from Edpyme Alternativa so that he can buy equipment for his motorcycle taxi, which will allow him to provide better service.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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