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A loan of $175 helped purchase more food items to sell.


Arturo's story

Arturo Méndez Castañeda and his wife are a close-knit family who supports one another. Every morning, Arturo leaves for his job at a construction site as a driver. His wife has a business selling fried foods and sweets. She packages these items and sells them at a good price to children who are most likely to buy them. To continue generating more income, Arturo needs a loan to buy more merchandise.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


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