A loan of $500 helped to purchase carrots, potatoes, bananas, onions and pears.


Leonardo's story

Leonardo has had a business selling fruits and vegetables in the city of Leon for the past 18 years. He offers his products from 5 a.m. until 6 p.m. every day of the week. This business is his family's sustenance. Leonardo is requesting the loan to purchase carrots, potatoes, bananas, onions and pears at wholesale, which will allow him to have more income to improve his business and his family's quality of life. He has five children, only three still under his care, and his dream is for his business to keep growing every day so he is able to have his own home, since he currently lives with his parents.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Marty Greenstein



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