A loan of $800 helped to buy supplies and fertilizers.

Mauro Nicolas's story

Mauro Nicolas is 27 years old. He is married and lives with his wife and two children in Ventanas canton, in Los Ríos province.

The San Jacinto community bank is located in Campo Alegre, in Guare parish, in Ventanas canton. The members of this community bank work in short-cycle agriculture. They grow corn and rice.

Mauro is a farmer who grows corn and rice. He buys his products in Comercial Sin Rival and Comercial S. and makes his sales in the wholesale market in Ventanas.

Mauro is requesting this loan to grow corn and rice. He will buy supplies and fertilizers. The support of this loan will help him to financially cover his needs. He faces challenges such as pests attacking his crops. His dream is to own his own home.

In his spare time, Mauro enjoys taking part in sports and visiting his parents who do not live nearby.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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