A loan helped to invest in the purchase of supplies, such as milk, curd, salt, etc., to make cheese and whey in larger quantities.


Nelson's story

Nelson is a 68-year-old small business owner from the municipality of Villanueva, in the department of Bolivar. His parents taught him to work the land and raise animals.

Being in the fields as a day laborer, he learned to make cheese and cow’s milk whey. He then started selling them. This business has provided him the opportunity to offers benefits to his family.

He is currently arranging his first Kiva loan to invest in the purchase of supplies, such as milk, curd, salt, etc., to make cheese and whey in larger quantities. Support him with his business loan.

Translated from Spanish.


This loan is special because:

It helps combat financial exclusion of older entrepreneurs.



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