A loan of $1,450 helped to buy merchandise to open a food stall.


Marcelino's story

Marcelino is a young entrepreneur. He is 21 years old, and lives in Manantay with his wife and son. For several years, he has been working as a security guard in a financial institution, and he is doing well since is a responsible and hardworking person. His family is his biggest motivation, and he wants to help them get ahead and provide them with a better future. Marcelino is grateful to Kiva lenders, as with the help they provide, he will be able to buy merchandise for the opening of his food stand in the near future, and this will allow him to obtain additional income and improve his quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Deepti Limaye



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