Total loan: $1,375

Sama Rasa Group

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A loan helped to buy 20 chick to raise and also purchase insecticide and fertilizer for the farm.

Sama Rasa Group's story

Elisabeth, 56 years old, is married to Yohanes, a 57 year old farmer. Elisabeth and her husband have 6 children; 3 of them already married, 1 has work, and the rest still in school. Elisabeth owns a 2 hectare farm that she uses to cultivates corn, candle nut, rice, etc. In the harvest season, Elisabeth earns about IDR 5.000.000, - by selling 2 tons of corn, IDR 4.000.000, - by selling 200 kilograms of candle nut, and IDR. 15.000.000,- by selling 1500 kilograms of rice. Elisabeth sees another chance to get more income by establishing another business of livestock, but her money is used to purchase insecticide and fertilizer for the farm. Thus, she joined with another 8 neighbors to form a group to apply for a group loan amounting to IDR 18.000.000 As well as another member who used their loan portion for their business development, Elisabeth makes use of her loan portion of IDR 2.000.000, - to buy 20 chicks to raise and to purchase insecticides and fertilizer for the farm.