A loan of $875 helped purchase candies, beverages, cookies, and other items.


Julian's story

Julián is 49 years old. He has a son who is 13 years old and of school age. He sells basic necessity items in his neighborhood store, which is in the Sopocachi zone in the city of La Paz. This loan is his first from this institution. He is going to use this loan to purchase merchandise to stock up his business such as groceries, sweets, and cookies. His reason for requesting this loan is that he has much demand and is going to use this to increase his sales. He needs to stock his store. Julian faces challenges in his business, which are the competition, because there are several other stores in the area. He is going to use the loan to purchase more merchandise for stocking his store and continue growing more each day. He wants his business to continue selling and to have a stocked-up store so that he will be able to grow his business to improve his revenues and ultimately improve his and his family's quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Olivia Shirley



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