A loan of $600 helped to buy manure, fertilizer, and cucumber and corn seed.


Edwin Balmore's story

Edwin, 29, lives with his wife and enjoys his three children, a six-year-old and twelve-year-old twins. He grows vegetables such as cucumbers, chiles, tomatoes, and corn. He needs this loan to buy agricultural supplies like manure, fertilizer, and cucumber and corn seed. This investment will help him increase production and income to pay household expenses. He dreams of owning his own land, expanding his vegetable crops, having his own house, and giving his children the means to become professionals.

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