A loan of $1,000 helped to buy seed, manure, fertilizer, and feed.


Oscar Alejandro's story

Oscar, 20, is married and lives with his wife and children in Ventanas in Los Ríos province. The communal bank El Laurel is located in El Laurel in Zapotal Nuevo parish in Ventanas canton. All the members are farmers.

Oscar grows corn, rice, and beans and raises hens and pigs. The loan will help him buy seed, manure, fertilizer, and nutritious animal feed and increase production. He dreams of buy land and continue planting. He likes to play sports with his family.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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