Roberto is 54 years old, she is married and she has two children. He has been engaging in growing watermelons for 28 years.
The loan he is requesting to Fundación Campo will be used to buy manure for his watermelon farm of 28,000 square meters (33,487.72 yr²), as well as to buy feed for his cattle. He wants to keep on working with his crops in order to earn in income and to improve his family’s standard of living as well as his own.
Roberto tiene 54 años de edad, es casada y tiene dos hijos. Él tiene 28 años de dedicarse a cultivar sandia.
El préstamo que esta solicitando a Fundación Campo, es para comprar abono para sus 28,000 metros cuadrados de sandia y para comprar alimento para su ganado. Su objetivo, es continuar trabajando con su cultivo, para obtener ingresos y mejorar su calidad de vida y la de toda su 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.