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María Laura
María is one of the founding members of the communal bank 10 de Agosto (August 10th). She lives close to the Santa Ana parish, in an area surrounded by beautiful landscapes. A large part of the city of Cuenca can be observed from the center of the parish. The local people work in agriculture, trade and raising livestock. Young people in particular work in the city, carrying out different economic activities. The people, especially the elderly, maintain their culture, traditions and clothing.

Maria is 58 years old, is married and has four children with her spouse. All of her children are adults: three of them are married and live independently, and her single son works to cover his personal expenses. Her husband works as a security guard, and she owns her own house.

Maria spends most of her time doing chores in her home, and in order to contribute financially to her household, she breeds cows, guinea pigs, birds and pigs, which she later sells in her community. She also works in agriculture, and everything she grows is consumed by her household.

Maria will invest her new loan in the purchase of a cow. Her dream is to own more animals.
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La Señora. María es una de las socias fundadoras del banco comunal 10 de Agosto, vive por los alrededores de la parroquia Santa Ana, lugar que está rodeado por hermosos paisajes, desde el centro de esta parroquia se puede observar gran parte de la ciudad de Cuenca, su gente se dedica a la agricultura, al comercio y a la cría de animales, los jóvenes en especial trabajan en la ciudad ejerciendo diferentes actividades económicas, su gente en especial la mayor mantienen su vestimenta y todos conservan su cultura y tradiciones.

Doña María tiene 58 años de edad, está casada y en su unión conyugal ha concebido 4 hijos que ya son mayores de edad, tres de ellos son casados y viven independientes, su hijo soltero trabaja para solventar sus gastos personales. Su esposo presta sus servicios como guardia de seguridad, la casa en la que vive es propia.

Ella pasa la mayor parte de su tiempo realizando los quehaceres de su hogar y para aportar a la economía de su casa se dedica a la cría de ganado, cuyes, aves y cerdos, vende sus animales en su comunidad, también trabaja en la agricultura y lo que cosecha es solo para el consumo de su hogar.

Su nuevo crédito lo va a invertir en la compra de una vaca.

Su sueño es tener más animales.

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  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 58
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  • $23,495,200
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