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Total loan: $550

Ricardo

Apartadó, Antioquia, Colombia / Food

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A loan helped to purchase a larger variety of chickens and fish and to implement a promotional plan to advertise his products so they can reach more people located in surrounding neighborhoods.


Ricardo's story

Ricardo worked as a farm worker for 20 years, where he learned a lot about the trade especially the meat industry, as he worked with chickens, fish, cattle and pigs, which are the main sources of meat consumed in Colombia. About 18 years ago, he made the decision to go on his own and start a business focused on this same line of business. such as distribution of chicken and fish. He is requesting for this loan to invest capital in his business to purchase a larger variety of chickens and fish and to implement a promotional plan to advertise his products so they can reach more people located in surrounding neighborhoods. His advantage is that he offers products that can be paid in installments, strategy that has been very successful for him. He's been trying to make some improvements in her home. He wants to expand and reorganize the home, so as to leave his children with a house in good condition that can be a support of them during tough times or in the event Ricardo could not be there for them.