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Luis Alonso
Luis, age 67, is a farmer. He is married, and he lives with his wife and two children, ages 27 and 28. They live in the Delicias de Concepción municipality in the Morazán department. He has his own house.

He has been growing vegetables and raising livestock for 40 years. His children help him with this work. His son helps take care of the livestock, and his daughter helps sell the vegetables.

He is requesting a loan for planting because he does not have the necessary materials. He wants to increase his growing fields. With this loan he will buy seeds and fertilizer, which will help his crops grow. Then he will be able to get more vegetables to sell.

His plan is to teach his children how to work the land so they can increase production. This is so that they will do well and improve their living conditions.
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Don Luis de 67 años de edad, es agricultor, está casado y vive con su esposa y dos hijos de 27 y 28 años de edad, reside en el Municipio de Delicias de Concepción departamento de Morazán, el tiene casa propia y en el terreno cultiva hortalizas y cría ganado dedicándose a este oficio desde hace 40 años, sus hijos son quienes le ayudan a desarrollar las actividades, su hijo al cuido del ganado y su hija a la comercialización de las hortalizas.
Él solicita un préstamo pues desea realizar la siembra y no cuenta con los materiales necesarios ya que desea ampliar el área del cultivo, con este préstamo él comprara semillas y abono ayudando a crecer con sus cultivos y pueda obtener más frutos para su comercialización.
Su proyección es enseñar a sus hijos el trabajo de la tierra y puedan aumentar su producción, que estos se superen y mejoren sus condiciones de vida.

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  • $4,900
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Luis Alonso buy fertilizer and seeds to plant vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Irregularly
Pre-Disbursed:
Sep 20, 2010
Listed
Oct 1, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Sep 15, 2011