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A loan of $625 helped to buy auto accessories and parts like lights, grease, sandpaper, wire, and more.


Hersan Jose's story

Hersan, 27, was born in Managua and is married and has two children, ages 5 and 1. He runs a business which is inspired by his father's work as an auto mechanic. Hersan took training courses and is now managing his business and renovating his facilities. On weekends, he has another business selling clothing in Ticuantepe that generates substantial income.

Hersan is applying for a loan to buy auto accessories and parts like lights, grease, sandpaper, wire, and all the supplies he needs for his repair shop. He believes this loan will help him grow his business and invest in products his customers want. His plan is to grow the business, and his goal is to register it with the municipality to have better sales opportunities.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer


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