A loan helped to buy a stainless steel stand, a tent, and better burners.


Juan Carlos's story

Juan Carlos is a single, 37-year-old man who works selling fried foods. He is the father of two children who are minors and depend on him financially. He has worked in the streets of Medellín for about 15 years. He is a well known and loved person who comes to the Kiva community today requesting a loan to buy a stainless steel stand, a tent, and better burners. His goal is to increase his production and generate more income in order to increase his quality of life and that of his loved ones.

If you want to know more about the entrepreneurs and the loans from Interactuar, you can join the Lending Team called: “Friends of Interactuar Colombia”: http://www.kiva.org/team/interactuar_colombia

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Julie Arenson.


This loan is special because:

It comes with a very innovative business-training package.



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