A loan of $600 helped to buy fertilizers, manure, and insecticides to avoid infestation and disease, as well as balanced feed for animals.


Teofilo's story

Teofilo is 62 years old and married with one son. He lives with his wife and the children in the community of Zapotal Nuevo, which belongs to the canton of Ventanas in the province of Los Ríos.

He belongs to the Los Amigos communal bank, also located in Zapotal Nuevo, which is dedicated to agriculture and livestock.

Teofilo makes a living sowing corn and raising farm animals, such as chickens and ducks. With this loan, he will be able to buy supplies such as fertilizers, manure, and insecticides to avoid infestation and disease, as well as balanced feed for the animals. He buys his supplies in the city of Ventanas.

His dream is to buy a plot of land. In his free time, he likes to play the guitar.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amy Volz



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