A loan of $725 helped buy fertilizer for corn field.


José's story

Jose is a 32 year old dad that lives with his wife and two children in La Campana, district of Pitipo in a rural area where the inhabitants work in agriculture. Pitipo belongs to the province of Ferreñafe and is located 45 minutes away from the city of Chiclayo.

He started working on agricultural activities since he was very young, first as a worker in the fields and then for himself after being able to acquire land, he grows grains and is able to cover the family expenses with this activity.

He currently has a corn field and is working hard so that the field can develop well, he has requested Edpyme Alternative for a 2000 PEN loan to allow him to buy fertilizer to maintain the crop.

Jose is a man dedicated to his family and a man that enjoys his work, his dream is to be able to keep working to get his family ahead. in the area where they live his neighbors and acquaintances really like him.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sofia Burt


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