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Juan Carlos
Juan is 19 years old and single. He works in agriculture and grows various vegetables such as potatoes, yucca and corn. He grows them in his plot of land which is located in the community of Villa Esperanza. Juan learned this line of work from his father, who's also a farmer and helps him to sow. Thus, Juan has been a farmer ever since he was a child. This is his first loan with this institution. Juan will use this loan to sow yucca, which involves preparing the land. The reason why he requests this loan is to obtain resources in order to sow and support himself. He'll use his profits to improve his living conditions. Juan is a responsible and hardworking young person. He's thankful to the institution for the support he's gotten, since this business is his only means of livelihood.
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El Sr. Juan tiene 19 años, soltero, el se dedica a la Agricultura sembrando variedad de vegetales como también papa, yuca y maíz en su parcela que se encuentra en la comunidad de Villa Esperanza, el Sr. Juan aprendió este oficio de su padre quien también es agricultor y le ayuda con la siembra así que desde pequeño el Sr. Juan es agricultor, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, El Sr. Juan va a utilizar este préstamo para la siembra de Yuca y lo que implica el preparado de la tierra, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es para obtener recursos para la siembra y poder subsistir, y utilizara los beneficios Para mejorara su calidad de vida El Sr. Juan es una persona joven responsable y trabajadora se siente agradecido con la institución por el apoyo brindado ya que esta es su única actividad que le permite mantenerse.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 138
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  • $33,310,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Juan Carlos to sow yucca.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 25, 2013
Mar 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014