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Total loan: $400
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Manuel Israel

El Salvador
El Salvador / Home Products Sales

A loan of $400 helped to purchase rice, sugar, beans, oil, crackers, snacks, and drinks.


Manuel Israel's story

Manuel is 46 years old and lives with his wife and his three children, all of whom are young and still in school. He dedicates himself to a store that sells household products. He works from Monday through Sunday. The business is in his home and his wife helps him with the business. It has been in place for 20 years. He is asking for a loan in order to buy merchandise in order to stock the business with rice, sugar, beans, oil, crackers, snacks, drinks, and other things that are in great demand. This loan will help him to improve his inventory and continue serving his customers well. Manuel's aspiration is that his business will prosper, improving the quality of his family's life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Debra McMahon


Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: February 27, 2012

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: February 27, 2012