A loan of $1,000 helped to buy herbicide, fertilizer, insecticides, and urea.


Olfa Josefina's story

Olfa is 28 years old. She is married and has three children. She lives with her husband and children in Chimbo canton. She is a farmer and grows corn and beans. She is asking for the loan to buy herbicide, fertilizer, insecticide, and urea. With the help of the loan, she will be able to buy the materials necessary for farming. Her dream is to increase the crops and improve her family's quality of life. The challenge she faces is being able to give all of her children an education. In her free time she likes to go out for a walk with the children.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Karen Monat



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