A loan of $1,075 helped to maintain his rice mill.

Masias's story

Masias is 46 years old, married and has six children. They all live in the town of San Francisco, located in the tropical jungle where they have their own house. For the last twenty years he has been working in the agricultural field, specifically the growing and selling of cocoa beans and coffee. He has been successful with this business most of the time. With time he has bought a rice mill. He sells rice flour at a competitive price to his customers. This helps him economically. Generally he works with his wife and children from five in the morning until eight at night. He sells his product in the market in his town Trustworthy workers care for and protect his fields and crops. If he is able, he also looks after his cocoa and coffee plantations. This is his eighth loan with MFP. He is committed to paying back his loan payments on the due dates. He is very happy with this institution that allows him to get a loan. With the loan that he is requesting he will invest in the maintenance of his rice mill and also buy raw materials for the mill.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Esther Levandoski

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