A loan helped to buy materials to do maintenance on his coffee crop to increase the yield and improve his family's quality of life.


Melvin José's story

Melvin José has grown coffee his whole life. He wants to do maintenance and proper treatment on his coffee crop. That is why he is asking for this loan to buy materials to improve his harvest, because the previous one wasn't very good. This way, he can increase his income and improve his wife and children's quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue.


This loan is special because:

It impacts extremely marginalized people in Costa Rica.



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