A loan of $600 helped to buy fertilizers, compost, and insecticides to prevent pests and diseases, as well as balanced animal feed.


Elias Ivan's story

Elias is 31 years old. He is in a common-law marriage and has two children. He lives with his wife and children in the Desvió de los Amarillo district, which belongs to the Ventanas canton in the province of Los Rios.

He belongs to the Pequeños Agricultores (Small Farmers) communal bank in the Desvió de los Amarillo district in the Ventanas canton. It works with agricultural and livestock-raising enterprises.

Elias works in agriculture, planting corn and raising barnyard animals such as chickens and pigs. With the loan he will be able to buy supplies such as fertilizers, compost, and insecticides to prevent pests and diseases, as well as balanced animal feed. He makes his purchases in the city of Ventanas.

His dream is to buy a car. He very much likes to celebrate the holidays of the patron saint of the district.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry



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