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A loan of $825 helped to purchase basic grocery items.


José De La Cruz's story

José has made his living in business his whole life long. Since he was a young boy, his parents instilled in him the importance of working and getting ahead. A few years ago, José decided to open his own business selling the basic grocery items needed in his neighborhood. Today, he is a person who enjoys his neighbors' and his family's respect.
At his 33 years, José is father to a three-year old son. He works hard to guarantee his son, in the near future, a good education.
José wants to purchase an assortment of goods to help generate a greater income and fulfill his dream of acquiring a house and offering his family a better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Marni Siegal



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