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Total loan: $1,075
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Ricardo

Paraguay
Mariano R. Alonso, Paraguay / Charcoal Sales

A loan of $1,075 helped to buy coal that he will sell.


Ricardo's story

Mr. Ricardo is 57 years old, married and has two children. His wife and he struggle to provide their children with everything that they need.They didn’t have basic necessities when they were growing up. They don’t want their children to have the same experience. Mr. Ricardo sells coal from his home. He was a taxi driver but he changed jobs. This has worked out well for him. He has regular customers, as he has been doing this job for a while. He is asking for this loan in order to buy more coal. He sells this item and wants to have a sufficient supply. He is thankful for the opportunity that he and his family will receive.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Esther Levandoski



Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: April 26, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Fundación Paraguaya

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Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: April 26, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Fundación Paraguaya