A loan of $625 helped to buy corn at wholesale and to buy lime powder and bags among others.

Abelardo's story

Abelardo, 53, is father of four children and a merchant by profession working making and selling tortillas. He’s succeeded in getting ahead with much effort. He’s very grateful to Kiva and MiCrédito because his business prospered and he’s been able to meet customer demand.

He’s asking for a loan once again to buy corn at wholesale, lime powder and bags, among others, aiming at providing better quality tortillas for his clientele. He feels that the loan will be beneficial for it will increase sales and he’ll earn a higher income level thus reaching his dream of supporting his children and offering them better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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