A loan of $1,250 helped to repair and maintain equipment.

Kevin's story

A Newark native, Kevin says that when he was younger, his father and uncle taught him the landscaping trade and today he still enjoys farming, pruning, and being in nature.

So after working for a time at Toyota, Kevin started his own landscaping business in the fall of 1994. Along with two other employees, Kevin services businesses, churches, and schools, providing spring and fall clean up, among a variety of other services. Kevin travels as far as Woodbridge to Montclair and has clients all throughout the state.

His business, Kevin says, is to serve the community. The company offers competitive prices and quality service. His customer base, now over 200 people, has been obtained through word of mouth, as Kevin's business has no online presence yet.

This loan will go toward repair and general maintenance of equipment, such as trucks and lawnmowers. Kevin's plan for the business is to “go green” and use organic fertilization, mosquito spray, seeding. His goal is to continue to serve the communities in New Jersey.

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