A loan helped to pay for weeding work and to purchase soil amendments.


Rosy Esther's story

Rosy, 23 years old, lives with her 4 year-old son in Caserío Garruchas, San José de Lourdes, San Ignacio in Peru. She has been growing coffee for two years with the technical support of her parents.

She currently has one hectare of new coffee plants.

Rosy is an entrepreneurial woman who generates extra income working in a restaurant.

She will use the loan to pay for weeding work and to purchase soil amendments, with which she will obtain better results in her next harvest.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Betyna Almeida-Covarrubias.


This loan is special because:

It supports lucrative and sustainable livelihoods for organic farmers.



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