A loan of $800 helped to buy supplies like fertilizers, compost, and insecticides to avoid pest infestations and diseases..


Marcelo Teodoro's story

Marcelo, age 47, is in a common-law marriage and has one child. He lives with his life partner and child in Recinto Terrenal in the Pueblo Viejo canton in the Los Ríos province. He belongs to the Terrenal communal bank, which is in Recinto Terrenal in the Pueblo Viejo canton. The members work in agriculture and with livestock.

Marcelo grows corn and rice. With the loan he will be able to buy supplies like fertilizers, compost, and insecticides to avoid pest infestations and diseases. He makes his purchases in the city of Pueblo Viejo.

His dream is to travel to the beach. In his free time he likes to play sports.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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