A loan of $800 helped to buy manure and fertilizers for planting corn.

Valentin Feliciano's story

Valentín is 58 years old and single. He lives with his niece in the canton of Ventanas in the province of Los Ríos.

He is a member of the communal bank San Francisco, which is located in the area of Pantano in the canton of Ventanas. The members make a living through agriculture and raising livestock.

Valentín works in agriculture, growing corn and rice. He is requesting this loan to purchase agricultural fertilizers and manure.

With the help of this loan, he will be able to buy what he needs for the work in the fields, invest in fertilizers, and thus be able to make progress.

His dream is to buy a car and a plot of land in order to transport products to sell. The challenges he faces are competition and bad weather. Valentín likes to spend his free time with his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Aesclinn Donohue

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