A loan helped to buy fertilizer for his garlic crops improving the quality of his product.


Juan Pablo's story

Juan is a 39 year old, hard-working man. He lives in the community of La Punta which is located in Arequipa. He makes a living farming, a business he has been involved in out since he was small as he helped his parents on their farm. He learned from them the care each crop requires.

He currently enjoys growing rice and garlic on his agricultural land. He pays great attention to the maintenance and manure he provides. He is requesting the microloan so he can buy fertilizer for his garlic crop improving the quality of his production. Juan hopes in the future to invest his earnings in expanding his crops. He is also making the effort to have a good quality harvest and be recognized for this in his community.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


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Expands access to financial services for rural clients.



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