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Total loan: $500
San Gabriel, Carchi Province, Ecuador / Food
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Hector Bayardo's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!
A loan helped to buy quintals of potatoes.
Hector Bayardo's story
Hector lives with his wife and has three children aged 12, 14 and 17. He makes a living selling potatoes and says he buys his stock in the surrounding area where they harvest the potatoes and them sells them at markets in the cities. Hector will use the money from the loan to buy a stock of potatoes. He hopes to make progress in this difficult business so that his children can have a good future by finishing their education.