A loan of $1,100 helped buy more spices, sweets and clothing to sell for New Year's festivities..


Santos Alejandro's story

Santos, 39, is married with one child. He’s been running a business selling sweets and spices for 25 years. He inherited it from his parents and continues to run it on his own. The loan he is requesting is to buy more spices, sweets and clothing to sell for New Year's festivities. He wants his business to become well established in order to generate income that will improve his family’s quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Beatriz Yuste



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