A loan of $1,000 helped to buy seed, manure, fertilizer, and fungicide.


Luz Maria's story

Luz, 28, lives in a common-law marriage and has a daughter, 6. She lives with her husband and daughter in Ventanas Canton, Los Ríos Province. She's a member of San Juan Communal Bank, located in the San Francisco area of San Juan Parish, where people make a living in agricultural labor. Luz earns a living in agriculture growing rice and corn. She makes her purchases and sales in San Juan. She's requesting the loan to buy seed, manure, fertilizer, and fungicide. The loan will help her pay cash for the supplies. Her dream is to have money to take a trip with her family. In her free time she likes to go out and play with her daughter.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall



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