Total loan: $1,625
Manta, Manabí Province, Ecuador / Food
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A loan helped to buy rice, sugar, oil, detergent, cold cuts, and other basic necessities.
Ronald Alberto's story
The city of Manta is considered the most important, popular, and visited sea resort in Ecuador because of its beautiful and inviting beaches. It is the first deep-water port in Ecuador and in South America. In this place, lives Ronald. He is 20 years old and is single. To go forward, Ronald has a grocery store in his house. In the store, he sells all kinds of products, including rice, sugar, detergent, legumes, vegetables, and fruits. He worked everyday from 7 in the morning until 9 at night, and at times until even later. His mother helps him in his work, since she is his partners. In general, though, it is his mother who takes care of the business more, since he has a taxi and he takes trips and loads from 6am to 1pm and from 2pm to 5pm. He has been doing this work for a year, and it he going very well. This loan will be used to supply his store more. He is going to buy rice, sugar, oil, detergent, cold cuts, and other basic necessities. He has been in the loan group for 5 cycles, and he likes it because he has made many friends in the group. His dream is to continue going forward in his business and to have his business grow everyday.