A loan of $750 helped to purchase fertilizers for his lemon crop and balanced feed for his sheep.


Lazaro's story

Lázaro is a 58-year-old father who is married and has three children. He lives in his own home in the village of Manco Inca in the District of Tambogrande. This medium-sized village has intentions to grow.


Lázaro is a farmer who has four hectares of lemon trees and two hectares of mango trees. The lemons are harvested weekly so that he can meet his family obligations. In addition, he sells sheep that he raises and fattens in pens located behind his home. The animals are sold at the local market.


Lázaro is requesting a loan from Edpyme Alternativa in the amount of 2000 PEN so that he can clear his land and buy fertilizers for his lemon crop. In addition, he wants to buy balanced feed for his sheep so that he can sell them at a better price and grow his business.


Lázaro is a responsible person with good references. The people who know him say that he is a peaceful and hardworking individual.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


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