A loan of $325 helped to buy agricultural ingredients such as manure, seeds, fertilizer etc..


Elmer Adalberto's story

Elmer, who is 27 years old, lives with his aunt and nephews. He is a hard-working, honest, responsible, and enterprising young man. His biggest dream is to provide better living conditions to those who live with him.

He currently works as a farmer of beans and rice, among others. The neighbors speak very well of him. He has good references as he has always been characterized as attentive and helpful.

Because he does not have the means necessary he approached INTEGRAL to see if they could offer him help in form of a loan. He will use the loan to buy agricultural ingredients such as manure, seeds and fertilizers etc. He hopes that he can receive the help he is asking for. This will allow him to have plenty of crops. In turn, he hopes to sell them such that he can pay back the debt earlier than agreed. This again will allow him to provide better living conditions to his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mareike Koolen



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