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A loan of $600 helped agricultural supplies and fertilizers.

Luis Humberto's story

Luis Humberto C. M., 19, is single and living with his parents in Monacache Canton, Rios Province. He has no children. The members of the V.R.C. 27 DE OCTUBRE Group, located in Santa Sofia enclosure, earn their living in short-season agriculture, especially corn, rice and beans, spending a great deal of time at their work. Luis Humberto also grows corn, rice, and beans. He buys his supplies in the Comercial Briones and sells his products in the Comercial Vaca y García. He is requesting this loan to buy agricultural supplies and fertilizers to grow corn, rice, and beans. This loan will help him economically to provide for his necessities. They face challenges such as infestations and diseases, and weather variability. His dream is to buy a house and land. He enjoys sports.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Geoffrey and Susan Gall

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