A loan helped to invest in buying compost and fertilizer and to pay for labor.


Jose Walter's story

José Walter is 43 years old. He is in a common law marriage. He lives in his own home, made from rustic materials with his spouse have five children. They live in the Santo Tomás district in the province of Cutervo, department of Cajamarca, in Peru. He has very good personal and work references from the area residents. Most of the residents work in agriculture, trade and livestock.

He works in agriculture, specifically, growing coffee of the catimor variety. He more than 10 years' experience in this work. He is asking for this loan to invest in buying compost, fertilizer and to pay for labor. This way, he will obtain more income for him and his family.

José Walter is a new member of Edpyme Alternativa.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue.


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