A loan of $700 helped to purchase pellets, vitamins, and pigs.

Edil Alfonso's story

45-year-old Alfonso lives in his own house with his wife and five children. He makes a living by purchasing and rearing pigs in order to fatten them up and then sell them. He also plants some staple grains as an additional source of money apart from his pig rearing. With the sales he makes he manages to settle some of his household expenses. Alfonso is requesting a loan in order to purchase pigs for his business, as well as vitamins and pellets, so he can increase the number of sales he makes and have a better life with his family.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Eloise Minogue

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