A loan of $1,000 helped purchase seeds and supplies like urea, fertilizers and weed killers.


Jonathan Nestor's story

Jonathan Nestor is 24 years old. He is in a common law relationship and has one son. He lives with his wife and his son in the Ventanas canton in the Ríos province.

The Dulce Sentimiento communal bank is located in the Recinto Caimito II, in the Puerto Pechiche parish which belongs to the Pueblo Viejo canton. This is a group of short cycle farmers who harvest corn, rice and pigeon peas

Jonathan Nestor is a farmer who grows corn, rice and pigeon peas. He buys and sells them in the Ventanas canton.

He is requesting a loan to purchase seeds and supplies like urea, fertilizers and weed killers in order to keep his plots in good conditions.

This loan will help a lot because he will be able to purchase fertilizer, supplies and seeds with any problems. His challenges he faces most frequently are competition, infestations and bad weather. His dream is to have a house with a profitable business. In his free time, he likes to play sports and read books.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lauren Jackson



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