A loan helped to maintain four plots of coffee.

Martha's story

Martha is single, has 7 children, who are of legal age and independent. Martha currently manages an inheritance from her father, in which she has coffee plantations.

On this occasion Martha requests a loan with KIVA funds to maintain 4 blocks of coffee that are in a productive state. She wants to provide good assistance to her plantations, thus ensuring better yields and higher incomes. She will invest the loan in supplies and fertilizers.

She has the support of her children in carrying out labor activities, helping her to reduce investment costs.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Paulo Aguiar.

This loan is special because:

It empowers farmers to diversify, and thus stabilize, their families' sources of income.

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