A loan of $250 helped to purchase fertilizers and pesticides for her corn farm.


Saturnina's story

Saturnina is now 39 years of age and married with four school-aged children. Saturnina is a farmer working in the Philippines who earns PHP 5,000 per month.

Saturnina is asking for a loan of PHP 10,000 to purchase fertilizers and pesticides for her corn farm. Saturnina has been growing corn for 15 years.

In the future, Saturnina hopes to have a large crop of corn in order to gain income to satisfy the daily basic needs of her family, most especially the educational needs of her children. She also believes that she can improve their status of living and start another kind of business through the continuous support and assistance of the Kiva lenders.



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