A loan helped to buy fertilizer for his cacao crop, as well as to weed a new field.


José Adelmo's story

José is 24 years old and lives with his wife and his young son in the town of San Juan del Caño, Mariscal Cáceres, Perú. He works growing cacao, which allows him to cover family expenses and to plan to improve his life. This second loan will be used to buy fertilizer for his cacao crop, as well as to weed a new field, with the goal of increasing his income.
, de 24 años vive con su esposa y un menor hijo en la localidad San Juan del caño, Pachiza, Mariscal Cáceres, en donde se dedica al cultivo de cacao, lo que le permite cubrir sus gastos familiares y planificar su mejora de vida. Este segundo préstamo lo usará para comprar abonos destinados al cultivo de cacao, así como deshierbar una plantación nueva, a fin de incrementar ingresos.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Debra McMahon.


This loan is special because:

It supports lucrative and sustainable livelihoods for organic farmers.



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