A loan of $1,200 helped buy more medicines for his business.


Germán Alberto's story

Germán Alberto G. A. resides in the zone of Zunzal, together with his wife and children. He has a business selling natural medicines, which he distributes door to door in the different zones of the port of La Libertad. He also sells them in his home. Germán is 50 years old, and possesses an excellent reputation for being a very responsible and hard-working person. Every day Germán leaves his house determined to sell the most that is possible, at the end hoping to be able to give a better lifestyle to his family and a better future for his children. He dreams that his children achieve finishing their studies so that they can have a better life. It is for this that Germán is seeking a loan, which will permit him to buy more medicines to be able to have a better variety and give a better service to his clients; and this will contribute to obtaining better earnings.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jane McCrory



Loan details

Loan length:

20 months
Disbursed date: February 12, 2009

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Loan details

Loan length:

20 months
Disbursed date: February 12, 2009