A loan helped to buy potato seeds, fertilizers, and other agricultural supplies.


Santos Francisco's story

Santos, 43, is a hardworking man who is married and has 6 children. He lives in an indigenous community in the municipality of Esperanza, in the department of Intibucá. Santos is a farmer who has been cultivating potatoes for 18 years. He distributes his crops in the local market.

Santos is requesting a loan for 13,100 Honduran lempiras to buy potato seeds, fertilizers, and other agricultural supplies. All of his efforts and dedication are directed towards getting income to cover the educational and food expenses for his children, so that he can provide his family with a better standard of living.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar.


This loan is special because:

It helps the people of a historically disadvantaged community access financial services.



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