Simona was born in the city of Cochabamba. She lives with Flavio and they have 3 children. They live in the community of Huaytu in the province of Ichilo. For the last 9 years they have been working in agriculture, growing corn, coffee and cassava. They have had 2 cycles with the communal bank. The loan will be used to invest in the expansion of the coffee plantations and getting the land ready for planting. They are grateful for support that the communal bank has provided.
La señora Simona nació en la ciudad de Cochabamba, convive con el señor Flavio con el cual tienen 3 hijos, y viven en la comunidad de Huaytu de la provincia Ichilo, hace 9 años que ellos se dedican a la agricultura, siembran maíz, café y yuca, hace dos Secuencias que están trabajando con la institución, el préstamo lo van a invertir en la ampliación de las plantaciones de café y lo que implica el preparado de la tierra para la siembra, por lo cual ellos agradecen todo el apoyo que la institución le ha brindado.
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