A loan of $300 helped to buy manure, fertilizer and animal feed.

Oscar Alejandro's story

Oscar, 19, is married living with his wife and children in the city of Ventanas, Los Ríos Province. The “El Laurel” communal bank is located in Recinto El Laurel in Zapotal Nuevo Parish belonging to Ventanas Canton; it’s involved with agricultural activities.

Oscar grows corn, rice and broad beans and also raises chickens and pigs. The loan has helped him buy seeds, manure and fertilizer for the crops and feed for the animals. The loan is a great help to increase production.

His dream is to have money to build a house. He likes playing sports with his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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