A loan helped to buy sweets to sell.


Carlos Javier's story

Carlos is married and his wife is a vendor. He has a daughter who doesn't live with him but he provides her financial support.

Carlos has been selling sweets for many years and learned from his grandfather. He sells his products by traveling throughout the city. He works from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Carlos will use the loan to buy sweets to sell. He dreams of improving his home, since its current condition is not suitable.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amy Polenske.


This loan is special because:

It provides business training to young, unemployed individuals hoping to start a business.



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