A loan of $1,000 helped to buy pigs and foodstuffs to fatten and sell them at a good price.


Arquímides's story

Arquímides studied up to high school. His partner is a housewife, and they have a 6-year-old son. He works in farming and breeds pigs, having learned about pet care from his uncle. As for agriculture, Arquímides plants basic grains such as corn, beans, and coffee.

He will invest the loan in buying pigs and also foodstuffs to fatten and sell them at a good price. Arquímides's dream is to become an expert breeder of pigs with a better farm.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Desirée Morales Ruiz


This loan is special because:

It helps rural farmers and fishermen, while teaching sustainable agricultural practices.



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