A loan helped to purchase compost, fertilizers and to pay laborers.


Luis's story

Luis is 43 years old, is in a relationship, and lives in his own home with his partner and their two children in the district of Santo Tomás, province of Cutervo, department of Cajamarca, country of Perú. He has very good personal and professional references from those in his area. The residents of this locality make a living through agriculture, commerce and livestock.

He works in agriculture, specifically harvesting coffee of the Catimor variety. He has over 8 years of experience doing this work. He is requesting a loan to purchase compost, fertilizers and to pay laborers. In this way, he can obtain more income for himself and his family.

Luis is a repeat borrower of Edpyme Alternativa.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Shannon Yarosik.


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