A loan of $600 helped to meet the costs of harvesting potatoes.

Donato's story

Donato is 53 years old. He works as a farmer, planting a variety of vegetables, such as potato, yucca, and corn, on his farm land. The land is located in the community of Palmira. He also raises livestock.

This loan is his first with this institution. Donato will use this loan to pay the costs of harvesting potatoes and transporting them to different markets for sale. He sells his products directly to the consumer. He wants to request this loan to obtain resources for the next planting and so he can support himself.

Donato encounters challenges in his business such as bad weather, which on many occaisons ruins his crops. He will use the benefits of the loan to improve his family's quality of life since he is responsible for all of the household expenses. He is a responsible and hardworking person who is grateful to the institution for the support provided.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Eileen Lloyd

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