The members of the Communal Bank "Jesus Nos Ama" (Jesus Loves Us) meet in the neighborhood of Recinto Los Amarillos, which is part of the canton of Ventanas. This Communal Bank consists of short-cycle farmers who grow corn, rice, and pigeon peas.
Eugenio is a farmer who grows corn, rice, and pigeon peas. He buys his supplies at Briones Agrochemicals and then sells his products at the wholesale market in Ventanas.
He is requesting a loan for growing corn. He will buy composts and supplies for his crops. With the financial assistance provided through this loan, he will be able to acquire needed supplies and improve in his farming activities. The challenges he faces include diseases that could impact his crops, such as “red stripe” (a strain of virus that attacks corn). His dream is to buy a farm.
Eugenio enjoys playing sports.
Los miembros de la V.R.C JESUS NOS AMA, se encuentra ubicada en el Recinto Los Amarillos, perteneciente al Cantón Ventanas, esta ventanilla se dedica a labores agrícolas de ciclo corto como siembra de maíz, arroz y fréjol Gandul.
Eugenio se dedica a la agricultura a la siembra de maíz, arroz y fréjol Gandul. Compra sus productos en Agroquímicos Briones y los vende en el mercado mayorista de Ventanas.
Solicita el crédito para sembrar maíz, compra de abonos e insumos para los cultivos. El crédito le servirá de apoyo para suplir sus necesidades económicas y mejorar sus actividades agrícolas. Enfrenta desafíos como enfermedades en los cultivos como cinta roja en el maíz. Su sueño es comprarse una finca.
Le gusta hacer deporte.
About Cooperativa San JoseThis loan is administered by Cooperativa San Jose, a 45,000-member credit union located high in the Andes Mountains of Ecuador’s poorest province, Bolivar. They offer a unique loan called “Ventanillas Rurales” [Window to the Countryside], which uses a group guarantee but is an individual loan with a savings component, mostly to rural borrowers. Due to low savings rates and a history of macroeconomic instability, many traditional loans in Ecuador demand interest rates that are prohibitively high for some borrowers. There is also a high incidence of extortionist black-market lending in Ecuador. CSJ helps mitigate these problems by providing a less onerous and more appropriate option. Join CSJ’s Lending Team!
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