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Silverio is 56 years old, he makes his living in farming, sowing a variety of vegetables such as potatoes, yucca and corn in his plot of land located in the community of Espejo.

This is his first loan cycle with this communal bank, Silverio will use this loan to buy seeds to sow potatoes, which involves preparing the land. The reason he is seeking this loan is to have the financial resources to sower and be able to subsist. Silverio faces challenges in his business such as poor weather which ruin his crops on many an occasion. He will use the profits to improve his quality of life. Silverio is a very responsible and hardworking person and is grateful to the communal bank for the support given.
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El Sr. Silverio tiene 56 años, el se dedica a la Agricultura sembrando variedad de vegetales como también papa, yuca y maíz en su parcela que se encuentra en la comunidad de Espejo, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, El Sr. Silverio va a utilizar este préstamo en la compra de semillas para la siembra de papa y lo que implica el preparado de la tierra, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es para obtener recursos para la siembra y poder subsistir, El Sr. Silverio enfrenta retos en su negocio que son las inclemencias del clima que en muchas ocasiones arruinan los sembradíos, y utilizara los beneficios Para mejorara la su calidad de vida El Sr. Silverio es una persona responsable y trabajadora se siente agradecido con la institución por el apoyo brindado.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 124
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  • $36,721,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
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    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Silverio to buy seeds to sow potatoes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 9, 2013
Apr 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014