A loan of $600 helped to purchase general store merchandise for resale.

Luis Alonso's story

Luis Alonso L. is 39 years old and he lives in the region of Ahuachapan. He lives together with his wife, their 6-year old daughter, and his mother. For several years he has had his own business selling household and personal use products as well as food items. One of the greatest advantages is that he does not have any competition. He is the only one with a store in his location. His wife helps him tend to the store and they both work together with a great dream of coming out ahead. They wish to improve their business, supplying it with all types of products, such as: bread, medicines, snacks, various types of drinks, detergents, basic grains, and many other products which are so important to a business of this type. These products are the most in demand. Luis wants to find success for his business especially because it is their only source of income.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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