A loan of $1,000 helped to pay for a threshing maching for corn and labor.

Erlinda Del Carmen's story

Erlinda decided to take another loan for the harvest of basic grains. She will pay for a threshing machine and labor in order to perform the job. With this, she will be able to have corn prepared to feed her family and to sell.

With the previous loan, she comments, that she increased production which gave her more opportunity to care for her family. Thanks to the Kiva loan, she has improved her conditions and [provided] a better life for her family by relying on work.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mallie Al-Khafaji

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