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Total loan: $600
Ventanas, Los Ríos Province, Ecuador / Agriculture
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A loan helped To buy seed for corn and rice.
Wilma Mariana's story
Wilma Mariana C. C. is 30 years of age. She is single and lives alone in the Ventanas canton in the province of Los Rios. She does not have any children. Wilma belongs to the Nueva Inspiración (New Inspiration) communal bank located in the Anchoveta precinct, which belongs to the Puerto Pechiche parish, Pueblo Viejo canton. It is a group dedicated to farming crops in a short growing cycle, mainly corn, rice and 'gandul' beans (similar to black-eyed peas). The group has 13 members. Wilma works in agriculture. She sows corn and rice in short growing cycles. She buys seed in Guayaquil and sells her crop in the area surrounding her home and in the market of Ventanas. She requests a loan to buy seed for rice and corn. The support of the loan will help her economically to supply her needs. Her dream is to buy a house and a car. She likes to travel. .