Mr. Edwin is 34 years old, he is not married but he and his partner have three children of 3, 6 and 8 years of age. He works in agriculture by growing potatoes and corn, his field is located in Paso el Chivo. This is his first loan with the institution and will use the money to pay for the expenses garnered by his potato and corn harvest. Mr. Edwin will improve his crops and have more income that will lead to a better quality of life. Mr. Edwin is a very hardworking person and is very happy and grateful with the institution for the support since this is the only source of income for Mr. Edwin to take care of his family.
El Sr. Edwin tiene 34 años no esta casado pero tiene su pareja tiene tres hijos que son de 3, 6, 8 años de edad, se dedica a la agricultura, siembra de papa y de maíz, su parcela se encuentran en Paso el Chivo, este es el primer préstamo que saco con la institución, El sr. Edwin va a usar este préstamo para los gastos que implica la siembra de papa y cosecha de maíz, y utilizara los beneficios mejorar su siembra, tener mas ingresos y por ende mejorar su calidad de vida. El Sr. Edwin es una persona muy trabajadora se siente feliz y agradecido con la institución por el apoyo brindado ya que esta es la única actividad con la que el Sr. Edwin mantiene a su familia.
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