A loan of $2,450 helped to Increase his soft drink stock and add Sprite to his inventory.

Allen's story

Allen is a 58-year-old father of five, ages 31, 28, 25, 23 and 20. Four of his children are currently attending high school. He runs his own business , which is a Micro-Distribution Centre where he sells Coca-Cola products wholesale to local retailers and customers. He has been running his business for 29 years now.

Allen says he loves his business because it's his only source of income and he is able to provide for his family and pay bills through the business. It also gives him the chance to interact with other business owners.

He is grateful to all Kiva lenders for the financial support he has been receiving, The loans have helped him to increase his stock and profit turnover, This has made sure he stays capable of providing for his family.

Now, Allen is requesting a Kiva loan so that he can increase his stock and working capital. Currently, he only stocks Coca-Cola and Fanta on a very small scale. This loan will help him to add Sprite and increase the volume of his product line. This increase in volume will help Allen turn over more sales and earn additional income.

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