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Total loan: $1,200
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Martha

Ecuador
Guaranda, Ecuador / Agriculture

A loan of $1,200 helped to buy supplies for sowing corn, wheat, beans and potatoes. To buy animals to fatten and then sell.


Martha's story

Martha C. A. is 38 years old. She is married and lives with her husband and children. She lives in Guaranda canton, in Bolívar province. She has 7 children.

Martha belongs to the Casaiche Chilipamba solidarity group which is located half an hour from Guaranda. It is a group that works in agriculture and farming livestock such as dairy cows and pigs. The group has 20 members.

Martha grows corn, wheat, beans and potato and also raises dairy cows. He makes his purchases in Guaranda and sells in the wholesale market in the same town.

She is requesting a loan to buy supplies for sowing corn, wheat, beans and potatoes and also animals to fatten and then sell. The support from the loan will help her to fulfil her family's financial needs. Her dream is to be able to buy a house.

She likes to cook and play with her small children.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: October 6, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: October 6, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose