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The borrower is from the community of Thogo Rancho in Tiraque Province of the Department of Cochabama.

Señora Zoraida was born on 20 August 1971 in Thogo Rancho, Tiraque and currently lives near that community. She is a hardworking woman who is currently in the process of organizing an association of milk producers with the support of the Tiraque mayor’s office, under an inter-institutional agreement with P.D.A.-Tiraque, to sell their dairy products for the municipality’s school breakfast program. The loan that she is applying for is to purchase a dairy cow and cattle feed. Her goal is to increase her family income.

The borrower’s current business is farming. She produces potatoes, peas, and grain. Most of the time her work involves crop production during the planting and harvest seasons and the period in between these seasons, but she doesn’t neglect her secondary business of milk production.

Her home has a slate roof with mud walls and floors. She is married with five children. They come from a place people have a lot of experience with the activities they carry out and are responsible about meeting their obligations to the community. Her husband helps her with milk production.

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La señora mencionada es de la comunidad de Thogo Rancho de la Provincia de Tiraque del Departamento de Cochabamba.

La señora Zoraida nació 20 de agosto de 1971 en Thogo Rancho Tiraque actualmente vecina de dicha comunidad.
La señora es emprendedora que actualmente están en proceso de organización de una asociación de productores de leche, con el apoyo de la Alcaldia de Tiraque bajo un convenio interinstitucional de P.D.A.-Tiraque, para vender sus productos de leche para el desayuno escolar del Municipio. El crédito que están solicitando es prácticamente es para comprar una vaca lechera e insumos para la alimentación del ganado, el objetivo de la compañera es incrementar su ingreso económico en la familia.

La actividad actual de la compañera es la agricultura que producen papa, arveja verde y cereales, la mayor parte se dedican a la producción agrícola en la temporadas de siembra, labores culturales y la cosecha pero sin dejar a un lado la actividad secundaria que producción de leche.

Su vivienda son de techo de teja con paredes y pisos de barro, viven con sus familias es casada con cinco hijos, son de origen de lugar que tienen mucha experiencia en sus actividades que realizan y son responsable con sus obligaciones en la comunidad. Por otro lado su marido le ayudan en la producción de leche.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 165
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  • $33,379,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Zoraida purchase of a dairy cow and cattle feed.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 29, 2010
Nov 24, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2011