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Total loan: $400
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Rigoberto

El Salvador
El Salvador / General Store

A loan of $400 helped to buy rice, beans, sugar and chicken.


Rigoberto's story

Rigoberto runs a general store selling basin necessities, and he has adult children. 7 years ago he opened the store with his wife, but at the moment he manages the store alone, because his wife died 6 months ago. Rigoberto works in his shop from 5 am to 7 pm. He is requesting a loan to buy rice, beans, sugar and chicken among other basic necessities for his shop. The loan will help him improving his activity, and he will be able to pay for his necessities thanks to his earnings. Rigoberto’s goal is to boost his activity making his store grow, as this is the only source of income he can count on to pay for all of his expenses.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Emanuela Villa


Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: March 28, 2012

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: March 28, 2012