The loan that he is seeking will be used to care for his squash crops, purchase herbicides and pay for labor. His dreams are to have more squash crops and for his children to grow up and have a better future.
Él se dedica al cultivo de pipianes, el trabajo lo aprendió por su abuelo ya que él no se crió con su papá, para llegar al lugar donde trabaja tarda aproximadamente unos 35 minutos y se va en bicicleta, el horario es de 6:00 am a 1:00 pm.
El préstamo lo necesita para darle mantenimiento a la pipianera, comprará herbicidas y pagará la mano de obra.
Sus sueños son tener más parcelas de pipianes, espera que sus hijos crezcan y logren tener un mejor futuro.
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.
Loan tags help lenders find loans that match certain areas of interest. You can add up to 5 tags for this loan.
About El Salvador
657View loans »
This loan has been fully funded!