A loan helped to buy spare parts for his mill so that he can continue providing service to his customers.


José Manuel's story

José is 26 years old and in a relationship. His partner has a small store where she sells basic products. They have a young daughter.

José offers milling services for processing corn into masa. He attends to his customers between the hours of 4:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

José needs a loan to buy spare parts for his mill so that he can continue providing service to his customers. He dreams of making improvements to his home.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.


This loan is special because:

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



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