A loan of $300 helped to buy fertilizers and pay for weeding his coffee plantation.

Marcial's story

Don Marcial is 52 years old. He is married. He lives with his daughter and grandchildren in a village that belongs to the township of Atima, Santa Barbara. He has worked all his life in agriculture, growing basic grains, coffee, corn, and beans. He produces coffee that he sells as parchment coffee in the same zone. He is applying for his sixth loan for 5500 lempiras to buy fertilizers and to pay for weeding the coffee planting. His plan is to maintain his farm well in order to give a better standard of living to his family.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry

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