Update on Victoria EloisaVictoria Eloisa is 48 years old and married. She lives with her husband and children in the Las Blancas settlement in the Ventanas canton, in Los Ríos province.
This community bank is called "26 de Noviembre" and it is located in Las Blancas, in Ventanas canton. The members of the communal bank work in short-cycle agriculture, growing corn, rice and pigeon peas.
Victoia is a farmer, and she grows corn, rice and pigeon peas. She buys her products in Ventanas, and and she sells her products in the market in Ventanas.
The requested loan is to buy seeds, fertilizers, manure like urea and, insecticides, which are what she uses the most to take care of her crops.
The loan has helped her increase the family income. It is also used for planting the seeds and for supplies.
Her dream is to travel to Europe, have a house, and that her children complete their education.
In her free time she really enjoys listening to music.
Ventanilla 26 DE NOVIEMBRE se encuentra ubicada en el Recinto Las Blancas, perteneciente al cantón Ventanas, esta ventanilla se dedica a labores agrícolas de ciclo corto siembra de maíz, arroz y frejol gandul.
Victoria se dedica a la agricultura a la siembra de maíz, arroz y frejol gandul realiza las compras de sus productos en Ventanas y las vende en el mercado de Ventanas.
El crédito solicito para la compra de semillas, fertilizantes y abonos como urea, insecticidas entre los más usados para el cuidado de los cultivos. El préstamo le ayudado para aumentar los ingresos de la familia y para invertir en la siembra en semillas e insumos. Su sueño es viajar a Europa, tener una casa y que los hijos terminen los estudios.
En los tiempos libres disfruta mucho escuchar música.
Previous Loan DetailsVictoria Eloisa is 48 years old and married. She lives with her husband and their six dependent children in Ventanas canton, in Los Ríos province. This community bank is called '26 de Noviembre' and it is located in Las Blancas, in Ventanas canton. This group has 10 members who all work in s... More from Victoria Eloisa's previous loan »
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