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Total loan: $600

Santos Gloria

La Unión, La Unión Department, El Salvador / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy fertilizers and herbicides for her crops, as well as pay rent on the parcel of land that she is planting.


Santos Gloria's story

Santos studied through the fourth grade. She is in a relationship and her partner engages in farm work. Santos gave birth to six children. Two of them are deceased and the other four have families of their own.

Santos has been planting basic grains for 10 years. She learned this trade from her siblings. The parcel of land that she planted is near her house and she works from 6:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. with the help of her partner. In addition, she has experience with harvesting coffee.

Santos needs a loan to buy fertilizers and herbicides for her crops. In addition, she will pay rent on the parcel of land that she is planting.

Santos dreams of building a cement block house.