Jimena lives on the land she inherited in Palca Mayu, Cochabamba department, in the Carrasco province in Entre Ríos. She currently lives alone. She is single and has one son. Jimena is very dedicated to her work and puts in a lot of determination to move forward in life and give her son more opportunities. Not far from her home, Jimena grows rice and pineapple. She sells her product in the local area to businesses selling seasonal products. Jimena is applying for the loan to maintain her pineapple crops as this product generates a higher income. With the loan, Jimena will be able to pay for labourers and buy some agricultural supplies to maintain her pineapples.
LA SEÑORA JIMENA VIVE EN EL SINDICATO PALCA MAYU, TERRENO QUE ADQUIRIO COMO HERENCIA, PERTENECIENTE AL DEPARTAMENTO DE COCHABAMBA, PROVINCIA CARRASCO, MUNICIPIO ENTRE RIOS, ACTUALMENTE VIVE SOLA, ES SOLTERA Y TIENE UN HIJO, ES MUY DEDICADA A SU ACTIVIDAD ECONOMICA CON EL EMPEÑO DE SALIR ADELANTE Y DARLE UNA MEJOR OPORTUNIDAD A SU HIJO, Y AL SIGUIENTE QUE VIENE EN CAMINO. TIENE EN PRODUCCION PIÑA Y ARROZ, LA VENTA DE LA PRODUCCION AGRICOLA LA REALIZA EN EL MISMO LUGAR DE ORIGEN DEL PRODUCTO A LOS COMERCIANTES DE PRODUCTOS DE TEMPORADA. EL PRESENTE CREDITO SOLICITADO POR LA SEÑORA JIMENA ES PARA EL MANTENIMIENTO DE LA PRODUCCION DE PIÑA YA QUE ESTE PRODUCTO LE GENERA MAYORES INGRESOS ECONOMICOS. CON EL PRESENTE CREDITO LA SEÑORA JIMENA PODRA CONTRATAR LA MANO DE OBRA Y COMPRAR ALGUNOS INSUMOS AGRICOLAS PARA EL MANTENIMIENTO DE SU PIÑA.
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.