A loan helped to buy a new mill so his partner can continue working and also to buy soft drinks, bread, sweets, etc. to sell in his store.


Juan Francisco's story

Juan has a seventh grade education. He is in a common law relationship and his partner takes care of the household chores and the management of a mill. He has two children who are students.

Juan has a store at the community school and learned about the business from his mother.

The use of the loan is to buy a new mill so his partner can continue working and also to buy soft drinks, bread, sweets, etc. to sell in his store.

Juan dreams of giving his children a good education so they become professionals and also of improving his house.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gail LeGrand.


This loan is special because:

It gives opportunity to families living in high risk areas of El Salvador.



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