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Total loan: $1,000
San Miguel, Bolívar Province, Ecuador / Agriculture
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Rosa Mercedes's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to buy fertilisers to grow corn.
Rosa Mercedes's story
Rosa is 21 years old and single. She lives with her parents in the San Miguel canton, in the Bolivar province. Rosa is a member of the San José de las Orquídeas communal bank, in San Pablo, in the San Miguel canton. Here the people work in farming and raising livestock. Rosa makes a living in farming and has been sowing corn for some years. She buys her products in San Miguel, and sell her own products in the market there too. Rosa has applied for this loan in order to invest in her farming work and to buy fertilisers to sow the corn. This loan will help her to change her family's lifestyle. Her dream is to buy a plot of land. Rosa likes to play sports