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Luis

El Salvador
El Salvador / Farm Supplies

A loan of $500 helped to buy seeds, fertilizer and to prepare the soil.


Luis's story

Luis lives with his family, which is his wife and two children, aged 26 and 23 years old. He has been a farmer for 35 years. He learned when he was very young at his father's side. He has no set schedule, and at this time he will begin planting corn.

This loan will help him acquire seed, ferilizer and to prepare the soil. With these materials, he can begin the activity and produce basic grains for his family. His objective is to have a good harvest, to help his family with food, and to improve their living conditions.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue


Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: May 20, 2011

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: May 20, 2011