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Maribel
Maribel M. C., 25, lives in the southern part of Cochabamba in an area known as Maica Kenamari with her husband and two children.

Maribel is a raw milk producer that she uses to make yoghurt for sale at various Cochabamba markets. Maribel has been a dairy farmer for over 6 years; her husband works as a machine maintenance man at an industrial workshop in Cochabamba, a job he’s had for 3 years. According to his supervisors, he is a hard-working, punctual, excellent employee.

Maribel is asking for funds to buy more dairy cows in order to increase earnings and herd size.

Her greatest dream is to increase milk production and her income so that, together with her husband, they can buy a house where they can live with their children by themselves; they currently share his wife’s mother’s house.
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La señora Maribel M. C. tiene 25 años y actualmente vive en Cochabamba en la zona sur, en una Zona conocida como Maica Kenamari, junto a su esposo y sus dos hijos.

Maribel es productora de leche cruda con la cual elabora yogurt y vende este producto en los diferentes mercados locales de la ciudad de Cochabamba. Maribel se dedica a la producción de leche cruda hace más de 6 años. Su esposo trabaja en el sector de mantenimiento de maquinaria en un Taller Industrial ubicado en Cochabamba, esta actividad la realiza por casi 3 años y según sus jefes es una persona trabajadora, puntual y en conclusión un excelente empleado.

Maribel solicita el crédito para poder comprar más vacas lecheras y así poder incrementar sus ingresos y poder agrandar el número de vacas que tiene. El mayor sueño de Maribel es poder incrementar su producción de leche y sus ingresos de forma que junto a su esposo puedan comprar una casa donde vivir solos junto a sus hijos puesto que por el momento viven en casa de la madre de su mujer.

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About CIDRE

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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  • $2,817
    Average annual income
  • 108
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  • $28,236,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
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    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Maribel to buy a dairy cow.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 9, 2010
Listed
Apr 12, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
May 15, 2011