to goal

Donate $35 or more, get $25 to lend!

Your donation helps cover Kiva's costs. Give today and make tomorrow even better. Why donate?



Total loan: $850

José Samuel

Flag of El Salvador
La Unión, La Unión Department, El Salvador / Agriculture

José Samuel's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy fertilizers and herbicides for his corn crops as well as hoses to install an irrigation system.

José Samuel's story

José is married and has one small child. His wife is a homemaker and he works as a farmer, having learned the trade from his father. His plot of land is near his home and he works from 6:00 am to 3:00 pm.

José needs this loan to buy fertilizers and herbicides which he will apply to his crops of corn. He will also buy hoses to install an irrigation system in his plot. His goal is to obtain a good harvest because he wants to improve his family's quality of life.