A loan of $800 helped to continue sowing and to buy agricultural fertilizers.

Jorge Mateo's story

Jorge Mateo is 26 years old and is married with two children. He lives with his wife and their children, who are 4 and 2 years old, in Ventanas, which is in the Rios province.

He is a member of VRC Las Palmas, which is located in the Campo Alegre precinct in the canton of Bab, which is an agricultural area.

Jorge has worked in agriculture for 8 years, growing corn and rice. He makes his purchases and sales in Pueblo Viejo. He is seeking a loan so that he can continue harvesting and to buy agricultural fertilizers.

With the money from this loan, he will be able to buy seeds. His dream is to own his own land. In his free time he likes to play sports.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Andrea Connelly

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