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Total loan: $800
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Ufredo Gerardo

Ecuador
Ventanas, Ecuador / Farming

A loan of $800 helped to buy urea, seeds, manure, insecticides and fertilizers.


Ufredo Gerardo's story

Ufredo is 39 years old. He lives with his partner and four children in the city of Ventanas, in Los Ríos province.

Ufredo is a member of the Genesis community bank which is located in Atascoso, in Ventanas canton. The members of this bank farm and raise animals.

Ufredo is a farmer who grows corn and rice. He is requesting this loan to buy urea, seeds, manure, insecticides and fertilizers. With the help of this loan, he will be able to buy fertilizers and a pump for spraying his crops.

Ufredo makes his purchases and sales in Guaranda. The challenges he faces are pests and diseases among his crops. His dream is to buy a plot of land. In his free time, he enjoys reading the Bible.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: June 5, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: June 5, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose