His farming supplies are purchased in a city that is 10 kilometers from his home. He must pay a courier to have the supplies transported to his house. Afterwards, he uses a wheelbarrow to carry the products to where his crops are located, which is 1.5 kilometers from his house.
The loan Heriberto is requesting will be used to buy compost, seeds, and fertilizers so that he can prepare his land for planting. With this investment, he will have available funds for growing his crops, which represent income for his entire family. Heriberto wants to build a new home so that he can provide his children a better quality of life.
Los insumos agrícolas, los compra en una ciudad que esta a 10 kilómetros de su vivienda, luego tiene que pagar un vehiculo para transportarlos a su casa y después los traslada en una carreta hasta el lugar donde tiene los cultivos que esta a un kilómetro y medio de su casa.
El préstamo que esta solicitando don Heriberto es para comprar abono, semilla, fertilizantes y para preparar la tierra para la siembra. Con la inversión dispondrá del dinero para realizar sus cultivos que representa la fuente de ingresos para toda su familia. Él desea construir una nueva vivienda para brindarles una mejor calidad de vida a sus hijos.
About CrediCampoThis loan is administered by CrediCampo, a Kiva Field Partner in El Salvador. CrediCampo seeks to improve the lives of rural communities and their families in areas including health, education, basic services, and infrastructure. Through its Community Development Unit, CrediCampo provides scholarships, leadership development training, and financial education programs for families in rural areas. CrediCampo’s work is crucial in addressing the issue of poverty in El Salvador. Based on 2009 estimates, 37.8% of the population lives below the poverty line. To learn more about CrediCampo and their work, visit their partner page.
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