The loan he requests will be used to buy fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides, and to pay for the labor to finish planting 7,000 square meters of yucca and another 7,000 square meters of corn, which he is cultivating on land that he rents.
His dream is to buy more livestock, improve his living conditions, enjoy his grandchildren, and for his children to become professionals.
El crédito lo solicita para comprar fertilizantes, pesticidas, herbicidas, mano de obra para terminar la siembra de 7,000 metros cuadrados de yuca y otros 7,000 de maíz, las cuales esta cultivando en tierra alquilada.
Su deseo es, comprar más ganado y mejorar las condiciones de la vivienda. Disfrutar de sus nietos y que sus hijos sean unos profesionales.
More information about this loan
This loan is part of a CrediCampo project to help rural farmers living in extreme poverty plant basic grains to feed their families. Excess product is sold on the local market. These loans are smaller than the typical loans offered by this field partner, and guarantee requirements are also reduced. Individuals who receive this type of loan also get access to technical assistance, information on good environmental practices and increased access to farm inputs like fertilizer. This is considered a high risk loan due to the population and loan purpose, and CrediCampo is one of the very few institutions in El Salvador willing to working with these farmers.
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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