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A loan of $500 helped to waterproof his concrete slab.

Jorge Alberto's story

Jorge is a hard-working and responsible person who has a grocery store that allows him to get ahead day by day. Thanks to his daily effort he now has his house, which represents his family legacy. He needs our help because he needs to waterproof the slab of his home, since he wants to protect it in this rainy season. He sees in the loan the possibility of giving his family greater security. He is grateful for the support offered to realize his project.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall

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