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Total loan: $400
Cartagena de Indias, Bolivar, Colombia / Retail
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Alfonso's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to invest in notebooks, calendars, pens, pencils, paper and other products.
Alfonso is a micro-businessman in the city of Cartagena. He took advantage of the number of students that circulated by his home to start his variety store, specializing in paper products and school supplies. He is a very enterprising man who looks out for business opportunities that present themselves to improve his income and benefit his family. In addition to his variety store, he works a shift as a taxi driver and he is able to increase his income significantly. Alfonso longs to expand his business and increase his capital. Right now, he is applying for a Kiva loan, the first loan he has taken out with the Fundación Mario Santo Domingo. It is to invest in notebooks, calendars, pens, pencils, paper and other products. This loan will be successful. Support him with his Kiva loan.