José lives with his family in the town of La Concepcion. He works in agriculture growing pineapple. He is asking for a loan to buy fertilizers and supplies to fertilize the ground and combat the plagues that are constantly threatening his crop. He will also use the loan to plant a quarter "manzana" (approx. 0.42 acres*) with pineappleto increase his production and income for his family.
El señor José, es habitante del municipio de la CONCEPCION. Es agricultor y se dedica al cultivo de piña. El crédito solicitado es para la compra de fertilizantes e insumos para abonar la tierra y atacar las plagas que constantemente están atacando sus cultivos. También utilizará el crédito para comprar materiales para sembrar 1/4 de manzana de piña y así aumentar su producción y los ingresos para su familia.
This loan is administered by AFODENIC, La Asociación para el Fomento al Desarrollo Nicaragua, a Kiva Field Partner based in Managua, Nicaragua. Founded in 1999, AFODENIC was created to promote the socio-economic and cultural development of sectors that are excluded from commercial banking. Integrating economic and human resources, AFODENIC offers affordable and adaptable financial services aimed at strengthening the family unit of their clients, who include students, producers, and micro- and small entrepreneurs from rural and urban areas. AFODENIC is a socially responsible institution engaged in society and making a positive impact on its professional partners and communities.
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