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Total loan: $1,525

Hugo Alberto

San José, San José Province, Costa Rica / Agriculture

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A loan helped a borrower buy supplies that will improve the quality of his coffee and allow him to offer his family better opportunities.

Hugo Alberto's story

Hugo Alberto has been a coffee producer for more than ten years. He sells his crops to the coffee processing plants of the area.

His desire is to provide good maintenance to his coffee plantation. Therefore, he requests this loan to buy supplies and other products to help with the growth and strengthening of his plantations; increase the quality of his production, and generate a higher income.

Thus, he will improve the quality of life of his entire family.