A loan of $700 helped a member to buy soil amendments.


Tano Group's story

The group is made up of three enterprising and determined members.

One of them is Estanilao, 65, who's married and has two children in his care. For eight years his business has been farming and transportation. He needs the loan to buy soil amendments to plant one manzana of corn and one of pipian peppers.

José, 30, buys and sells tamarind crops and Teresa, 36, sells "pinol" and "pinolillo" [traditional beverages made with toasted maize].

In this group: Estanilao , Jose Esteban , Teresa Del Pilar

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall



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