A loan of $1,725 helped a member invest in livestock.

San Francisco Group's story

This committee was formed by the union of several farmers in the Santani area in order to facilitate access to loans and help each other and pay them back. They formed and named themselves The San Francisco Committee.

All members are dedicated to agriculture and animal husbandry and are small producers of sesame, cassava, corn, beans etc.

All members hard-working and seeking to provide the best for their families, especially the education of their children amongst other things.

The group's president is Mr. Tomas S., who in addition to working as a farmer, also teaches at an elementary school where he works part time.
Various crops are planted and animals are bread. With this loan they plan to invest in their animals.

In this group: Tomas, Santiago, Balbino, Pablo, Enrique, Manuel, Saturnino, Benancio, Eugenio, Valois, Silvio, Ignacio*
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Andrea Kellogg

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