A loan of $450 helped to buy potato seeds and organic fertilizer.


Sabina's story

Sabina, 46, is single, has two sons and lives in Sololá. She has been a crop farmer for seven years and chose this activity because she enjoys it. It is a way of investing her capital, earn an income and contribute to the household economy. She also has a business selling vegetables. She is requesting a loan of 3,500 GTQ to buy potato seeds and organic fertilizer so she can cultivate and sell her produce at the local market. This will increase her income and profits so her family can prosper. Her goal is to build a house since the one she lives in has two small rooms. Her aim is to improve the family's lifestle.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sherry Bess



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