A loan of $250 helped to buy corn and maicillo seeds, fertilizer and pest control.

José Oscar's story

José Oscar is fisty nine years old and lives with his life's companion and their 4 children. He grows corn and maicillo. He has worked in agriculture for a long time and has gained valuable experience. He is able to sell his product since he has a lot of customers, because what he sells is of the highest quality and the exact weight. Thanks to his excellent harvests, he always leaves his customers satisfied. José is a man who loves his work and is responsible, humble and very honest. He is always willing to do better and there is nothing that can stop him reaching the success he seeks. His customers and neighbors have very good things to say about him and describe him as an enterprising, dynamic and responsible person who can take on the responsibility of paying the loan. They have seen his hard he has done work for years to get ahead with his farming, which is his only source of income. In the last few years, due to problems with weather, he hasn't been able to obtain his own resources. That is why he is asking INTEGRAL for a loan that will allow him to buy corn and maicillo, fertilizer and pest control for the 2012 harvest. José Oscar hopes that this way he will be able to continue giving his home the financial security and a full life for his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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