A loan of $800 helped to buy manure and fertilizer for growing chilies and pepitas.


Rubia Carolina's story

Rubia is from El Transito, San Miguel. She makes a living by farming chilies and pepitas (pumpkin seeds). Rubia is 48 years old, married, and has three children age 30, 28 and 20. She has been farming since she was quite young. Rubia has asked for a loan so that she can buy manure and fertilizer. The loan will help her get the supplies she needs to grow her crops. Rubia's goal is to improve her family's financial situation and help her children overcome difficulties.

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