A loan of $1,200 helped to buy seeds, insecticides, urea and Ranger, a liquid weed killer.


Segundo Carlos's story

Segundo Carlos is 47 years old, is married and has two children. He lives with his wife and children in the city of Chimbo in the province of Bolivar. Segundo Carlos makes a living from agriculture; growing corn and barley. He requests a loan to buy seeds, insecticides, urea and Ranger, a liquid weed killer. With the loan, he will be able to buy what is necessary for crop growing. Purchases will be done in the city of Chimbo. His dream is to improve his quality of life. The challenge he faces is to fight unexpected problems. In the free time he likes to gather with his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alberto Jaramillo



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