As the backbone of the family, it’s become an obligation to meet all the needs of families. Apart from general farm businesses, something else that could help meet the needs of daily living by farming in particular is working as a vegetable farmer. In development there are some obstacles encountered in the development business, such as limited knowledge of business management as well as limited access to capital. To solve the problem of a father, I Gusti Ketut has joined MUK.
I Gusti Ketut, 27 years old, is a young farmer who runs a business of agriculture. To improve the business. I Gusti Ketut is participating in loan programs for small businesses from MUK. This loan will be allocated to purchase vegetable seeds and fertilizer supplies. Within 3 months, cabbage, for example, is ready for sale, and the profits used to meet family needs and for development of the farm itself. The advantage of this effort will be saved for his marriage preparation.
About Koperasi Mitra Usaha Kecil (MUK)
This loan is serviced by Koperasi Mitra Usaha Kecil (MUK), a microfinance cooperative headquartered in West Bali, Indonesia. MUK’s mission is to provide chronically poor people in Bali with opportunities to improve their lives, while raising social awareness of economic and environmental issues.
Most MUK clients live in rural settings on less than $1.25 per day. MUK’s financial products are targeted to clients’ productive activities including small businesses, farming, and livestock rearing. MUK supports clients with training in household budgeting, livestock rearing, and small business management.
MUK provides services to clients of all races and religions. For more information about MUK, please visit its partner page. Also, consider joining MUK’s Kiva lending team, Friends of Mitra Usaha Kecil.