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Total loan: $900
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Sonia Elizabeth

El Salvador
El Salvador / Agriculture

A loan of $900 helped to buy agricultural supplies and improve the land.


Sonia Elizabeth's story

Sonia, 40, makes a living farming. She sows corn and loroco (a vine with edible flowers). With the earnings to makes she manages to cover the home expenses.

She lives with her husband and 4 children, 18, 16, 14, and 5 years old.

She is requesting this loan which will allow her to buy what is necessary for her crops such as: manure, fertilizer, seeds, pesticides, and other things. It is also to improve the land where she sows her seeds which she is showing in the photograph.

This way she can have better harvests, have more income, and give her family a better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Clemens Mayer



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: April 9, 2013

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: April 9, 2013