Update on Ruth NoemiRuth, 33, is in a common-law marriage and has two children. She is responsible for the household duties, and she has also raised chickens for eight years. She has found that it brings her a good income, which allows her to help her husband with the expenses of their household and their children's education.
She buys the supplies she needs for her business in a city five kilometers away from her house. Transportation is scarce, so she either has to wait for hours until a bus comes or walk approximately two kilometers. Afterwards, she has to transport the supplies on her back on the way home.
She has applied for a loan from Fundación Campo to buy an incubator where she can keep eggs in order to rapidly increase the number of chickens, which will in turn help her to earn an income more quickly as well.
El préstamo que esta solicitando a Fundación Campo, es para comprar una incubadora y depositar ahí los huevos para aumentar el número de pollos rápidamente, obteniendo los ingresos de forma más rápida también.
Previous Loan DetailsRuth is 30 years old and is married. All her life she has been a housewife. She is a very honest and responsible person with values and principles. She has a good reputation in the community. Her family is very close-knit and strong-willed to work for what they want. The loan that she has requ... More from Ruth Noemi's previous loan »
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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