A loan helped to buy a heifer to fatten for sale.


José Isidoro's story

José did not have the opportunity to receive an education. He is married, his wife takes care of domestic tasks. He has 2 children who are in school. He makes a living from agriculture and already has 22 years experience. He learned the skills from his father. He walks for 20 minutes from his home to his plot of land and works there from 5:00 until 11:00. He also farms cattle. José needs a loan to buy a heifer to fatten for sale. He has borrowed before and paid off the loan completely. He hopes to earn more money and provide his children with a good education.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Nic Couldrey.


This loan is special because:

It helps rural farmers and fishermen, while teaching sustainable agricultural practices.



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