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A loan of $600 helped to buy jeans, t-shirts, shirts and jackets.

Javier Armando's story

Mr. Javier Salvero, 26, lives unmarried with Ramona González. They have a daughter.

Javier is a street vendor of general merchandise; he’s been in business for over three years since about 2008. He started out with capital he’d saved while employed at a carpenter shop. He started selling among people in his community and gradually his sales increased and now he has a well established clientele.

Javier is asking for this loan to buy more merchandise (jeans, t-shirts, shirts, jackets, etc.) to continue working to support his spouse and daughter as well as meeting the needs of his faithful customers.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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