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A loan of $1,000 helped purchase a grain mill.

Bayardo Arsenio's story

Sr. Bayardo B. lives in the neighborhood of Laureles Sur in the capital city of Managua. He is 61 years old, married, and has 8 adult children. Sr. Bayardo is a pensioner who started his own small business selling grain. He travels door-to-door selling products such as corn flour, cacao, rice, jícaro seeds, oats, and firewood (for preparing the cereal dishes consumed by most Nicaraguans).

Sr. Bayardo has requested a loan to purchase a grain mill so that he can lower his production costs and attract new customers. He thanks the Institution for helping him meet his goals so that he can help his children as much as possible.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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