A loan of $500 helped to purchase basic grains, sugar, rice, and sodas.


Jose Alberto's story

José is 31 years old and lives with his wife and their two children, ages six and eight, who are currently going to school. He has been managing an essential goods store for three years. He tends to the business along with his wife.

He is requesting a loan in order to purchase basic grains, sugar, rice, and sodas. This purchase will help him increase inventory and allow him to improve his income.

He aspires to have a stronger business offering quality products, and to provide his children with a better standard of living.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mariana Sanchis


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