A loan of $1,200 helped to buy basic grains, soap and sugar.


Jose Salvador's story

José is married and lives with his wife and one-year-old son. He is an ambitious young man and knows how responsible he must be for his family as head of household. Since he must earn an income for household expenses he started selling essential food items and little by little the business has grown. He needs to buy basic grains, soap, sugar and other items that are in high demand among his customers. He hopes to improve his income, have a more profitable business, pay off debt, keep his customers satisfied and attract new customers. He wants his son to have a professional career. José wants to sell more products and have a more sustainable economy.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sherry Bess


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