A loan of $800 helped to pay the rental fee on the land where he plants corn, and he will purchase fertilizers and pesticides.


Nelson De Jesús's story

Nelson is 43 years old. He went to school up to the second grade. His life partner works taking care of the domestic chores, and his children live with him. Nelson is a farmer. Specifically, he plants corn. He learned from his father. He also works as a mason when he is needed.

Previously, he was supported by a Kiva loan that he already paid off. He was able to invest it in agriculture. He needs a new loan to pay the rental fee on the land where he plants corn, and he will purchase fertilizers and pesticides. He wants to improve his family’s life so that they have a better future.

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This loan is special because:

It enables farmers to plant basic grains to feed their families.



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