A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase 2000 chili plants, fertilizers and pesticides.

Jose Rigoberto's story

Jose lives in El Transito in the department of San Miguel. He cultivates chili peppers and corn. He also has a herd of cattle. He is 40 years old and he lives with his wife and 4 children, aged, 9, 11, 18, and 20. He has been in this business since he was a boy.

He will start his chili plantation, planning on purchasing 2000 plants, fertilizers, and pesticides. He requests a loan to be able to cover the expenses that he will incur.

His goal is to improve the family's economy and to achieve his goal it is necessary to work very hard.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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