A loan of $1,000 helped to buy cattle to raise and sell.


José Alberto's story

José studied up to second grade. His life companion takes care of the household and their children live with them.

José works in the cattle business. He also works making trips in a pick-up truck. He learned the cattle business with his brothers and he cares for the animals at his house. In season, he grows basic grains.

José needs a loan to buy cattle to raise and sell. He always has dreamed of buying a truck to be able transport cattle or sand and thereby have more income.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer joann stephan


This loan is special because:

It helps rural farmers and fishermen, while teaching good environmental practices.



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