A loan of $1,250 helped to purchase fruits and vegetables to sell on his stall.


Bernardino's story

Bernardino, 39, is from the city of Santaní city and is married to Maura, 34. They have two young children who go to school, and they fight for their children's future because they want them to become good people and to be able to study to progress in life. Bernardino has a fruit and vegetable business at the local market, and he has two stalls. He says that he has many regular customers, which gives him a good income. He is a very hardworking gentleman, with excellent customers. Bernardino also owns a van which he uses to make deliveries. He has requested this loan to invest in the purchase of fruits and vegetables, in order to continue his business and generate revenue to help his family and and give them what they need.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Fiona Craig



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