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Total loan: $1,000


Atsabe, Ermera, Timor-Leste / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy seeds and new equipment for her farm.

Filomena's story

Filomena is forty years old and married with four children.

She started farming in 2016 and grows corn and other vegetables to sell at a local market to generate income to support her family. Running her farm has made Filomena independent because she can be responsible for herself and also provide a better life for her family.

Filomena had previously borrowed and re-payed her loan with a good habit of on time and now she applied for another loan of 1000 USD loan through Kiva's field partner KIF to help improving her farm.

She will use this loan to buy seeds and new equipment for her farm. She hopes to expand it in the future and wants to thank lenders for the opportunity.