A loan of $1,075 helped to buy pigs to fatten.

Roger's story

Roger C. C. is 42 years old, lives in a common-law marriage and has 2 children that are his main priority. They are 9 and, 13 respectively. He lives in Pueblo Nuevo with his 4 member family. The loan he wants is for buying pigs to fatten and sell to nearby businesses. He has a lot of experience with pigs. This is Roger’s first loan with FUDECOSUR. He has not had other loans with formal banks. He hopes he will have a better life in the future, now that he can earn an income.

About FUDECOSUR: The Foundation for the Development of Southern Communities is dedicated to economically empowering its clients by providing credit and capacitating programs to improve living conditions of micro-entrepreneurs and their children across Southern Costa Rica. You can obtain more information on FUDECOSUR from the website: FUDECOSUR.org

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lauren Jackson

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