Carlos is 22 years old and single. He is a young entrepreneur who has been working with his father in agriculture since he was a little boy. Recently, he started a business buying and selling livestock.
The loan he is requesting from "Fundación Campo" ["Field Foundation"], is to buy dairy cattle and fatten them for milk production. After some time, when the cows are fattened, he will sell them for the best price. From these sales, he will increase his income, with which he hopes to buy dairy cattle to produce milk. From the milk sales, he will earn the money which will cover his needs. In his dreams, he will marry and have a beautiful family.
Carlos tiene 22 años de edad, es soltero. Es un joven emprendedor que desde pequeño trabaja junto con su padre en la agricultura y recientemente a inicio el negocio de compra y venta de ganado.
El préstamo que esta solicitando a Fundación Campo, es para comprar ganado lechero y para engorde. Después de un tiempo, cuando este gordo lo venderá a mejor precio. Así, mejoraran mucho sus ingresos, con los cuales pretende comprar ganando lechero para ser productor de lácteos y obtener otros ingresos que le permitan ir comprando sus cosas, ya que entre sus sueños esta casarse y tener una bonita familia.
This 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.