A loan of $600 helped operating capital to purchase more medicine.


Javier De Jesus's story

Sr. Javier de Jesús P. T. is 54 years old, married, and has three adult children. He sells medicines as a traveling merchant and has been in business for 8 years. He had problems getting started, but a friend helped him establish his business and remain busy. Don Javier is a very responsible man who enjoys his work.


His loan will be used to purchase more medicines so that he can expand his sales territory. He plans to to offer his products to customers who travel into his community by bus. Javier dreams of maintaining his share of the market because the competition is fairly large. He hopes to invest more into his business so that he can generate additional earnings.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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