A loan of $1,000 helps to buy juices, candy, sugar, and soda.


Manuel De Jesus's story

Manuel is a 67-year-old widower who earns his living selling desserts and running a small convenience store.

He has 25 years of experience in the trade, and he works for himself. Manuel is an optimistic, committed, and hard-working person who puts everything he has into achieving his ambitions.

He is applying for a loan from Kiva and MiCredito to buy juices, candy, sugar, and soda. Manuel’s short-term plan is to transform his convenience store into a successful grocery business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Andrew Thow.


This loan is special because:

It includes access to short-term emergency loans.

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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.