Today, he is continuing with this family tradition. To develop his crops, he travels a distance of about 1 kilometer to arrive in the place where he has his fields.
Moises is requesting a loan from Fundacion Campo to buy 4,000 chili seedlings to plant, and to buy fertilizers and special pesticides for these plants. He aspires to get great results from his harvest so that he can pay off his debt, as well as expand and diversify his crops.
Hoy en día, él sigue esa tradición familiar y para desarrollar sus siembras, se traslada a una distancia de un kilómetro aproximadamente hasta llegar al lugar en donde tiene sus cultivos.
El préstamo que esta solicitando a Fundación Campo, es para comprar 4,000 plantas de chile para plantarlas, abonos y pesticidas especiales para estas plantas. Sus aspiraciones son, el tener un excelente resultado con su cosecha y cubrir su deuda. Así, como el aumentar y diversificar sus cultivos.
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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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