Gloria is 28 years old. She lives with her husband and two children in Nanchoc in the region of Cajamarca. Nanchoc is a rural area in the mountains of northern Peru.
Gloria raises animals in order to earn additional income for the family. She purchases animals when they are young and then cares for them until they reach an appropriate size to be sold either for meat or for other purposes on other farms. Gloria has been involved in this business for over 10 years and is well known in the region.
Gloria has taken out loans from Edpyme Alternativa previously. She has a good record of repayment. She plans to use this current loan to continue to expand her business by purchasing additional animals and feed. The loan will be in the amount of S/. 1,000.00.