A loan of $325 helped to buy an assortment of shoes and underwear.

Gustavo's story

Gustavo is a young, active entrepreneur. He is 21 years old and recently graduated from a university where he obtained his bachelor's degree, majoring in education. Gustavo paid his expenses with earnings from his shoe sales, which allowed him to finish his education and is currently his primary source of income. Gustavo helps his mother financially to maintain their home.

He will invest this loan to buy an assortment of shoes and underwear so that he has a wider variety to satisfy the tastes and needs of his customers, which will increase his earnings. Gustavo dreams of being able to become a teacher and generate a better income to help more with his family's expenses and to take care of this mother and his siblings.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Craven

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