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Total loan: $600
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Rodrigo Eduardo

Ecuador
Chillanes, Ecuador / Farming

A loan of $600 helped to buy seeds, fertilizer, urea and liquid fertilizer to grow blackberries.


Rodrigo Eduardo's story

Rodrigo Eduardo is 27 years old and married. He lives with his wife and their two children, aged 4 and 1, in the canton of Chillanes in the province of Bolívar. The branch "Luz y Progreso" ("light and progress") of his communal bank is located in the municipality of San José de Guayabal, belonging to the canton of Chillanes. This branch provides loans for short-term agricultural activities, such as sowing blackberries.

Rodrigo Eduardo is a farmer who grows blackberries. He buys and sells his products in Chillanes.

He applies for the loan to buy seeds, fertilizer, urea and liquid fertilizer to grow blackberries. The loan helps him to increase his income for the benefit of his family and to invest in his business. His dream is to increase his crop of blackberries in order to earn more money and thus have a better living standard.

He likes playing volleyball and going to the carnival festivities.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Robert Mouris



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: December 21, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: December 21, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose