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Ilda is 34, married to Néstor Quiroz, and has three children. Their family has scant economic resources. They currently do not have their own house. Ilda works taking care of the house in which they live. She receives a small monthly payment.

Ilda and her family live in the city of Cochabamba in Viloma Grande. Her main activity is the production of raw milk. She sells her production to a business that makes dairy products. She currently only has three heads of dairy cows. She also has a team that she rents to plow the land.

Ilda is a very hard-worker, and she does several other activities. One of those activities is selling alfalfa. Her husband works in construction. He works as a contractor in the same area.

The loan is to buy a dairy cow to increase milk production and improve earnings. Among her dreams and goals is giving her children a home and an education until they have a professional career.

Ilda has a piece of land that she inherited from her father. Her goal now is to build a beautiful house with rooms for her three children. The house they live in only has two rooms, and they are very uncomfortable.
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La señora Ilda tiene 34 años está casada con el señor Néstor Quiroz y tienen 3 hijos, son una familia de escasos recursos económicos ya que actualmente no tienen casa propia y viven en una casa en la cual doña Ilda trabaja cuidando dicha casa por la cual recibe un pequeño pago mensualmente.

Doña Ilda y su familia viven en la ciudad de Cochabamba en la localidad de Viloma Grande, su principal actividad es la producción de la leche cruda cuyo producto venden a una empresa que se dedica a la elaboración de productos lácteos, actualmente solo cuenta con 3 cabezas de ganado lechero y también tiene yuntas los cuales alquila para el arado de la tierra, doña Ilda es muy trabajadora que se dedica a varias actividades más entre las cuales también vende alfa alfa y el esposo se dedica al servicio de la construcción , trabaja como contratista en la misma zona.

El préstamo será destinado para la compra de una cabeza de ganado lechero con lo cual incrementara el nivel de producción de la leche y mejorara el nivel de ingresos. Entre sus sueños y metas es ofrecer una casa a sus hijos y una educación hasta que tengan una carrera profesional.Doña Ilda ya cuenta con un terreno la cual le heredo su padre y su meta ahora es construir una hermosa casa la cual cuente con habitaciones para sus tres hijos ya que en la casa donde viven solo tienen 2 habitaciones y se encuentran muy incómodos.

Additional Information


CIDRE is a Bolivian microfinance institution with a strong social commitment to the community. It works to provide quality financial services to rural and peri-urban borrowers, focusing primarily on agricultural loans for dairy farmers and micro-enterprises. CIDRE targets segments of the population that have not traditionally had access to credit, and invests in much-needed community development projects. It is currently working with coca farmers in the Chapare region to replace coca with less controversial crops. Get more involved by joining the Friends of CIDRE lending team.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 167
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $33,362,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Ilda buy a dairy cow.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
25 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 1, 2010
Mar 16, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 18, 2012