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Antonio
Antonio is 51 years old and is married. He was able to study as far as primary education. He lives in his own rustic adobe house in the community of Tiraque. He is responsible for 4 economic dependents, who are his children.

Antonio makes a living from agricultural production, which he says gives him average annual sales of the following quantities of products: potatoes (120 loads), green beans (40 loads), wheat (grain, 10 loads) and barley (grain, 7 loads). He sows these crops on his own land, an area of 3 hectares which he inherited from his parents. The land is situated in the same community and has irrigation.

With this loan he is applying for, Antonio will buy chicken manure and cattle and so with his future production he will improve his economic situation and consequently also improve the quality of life of his dependents.
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El señor Antonio, es una persona de 51 años de edad, de estado civil casado, alcanzo estudiar hasta la primaria, vive en su propia casa de la comunidad de Tiraque, tiene cuatro dependientes económicos a cargo, los cuales son sus hijos, La actividad económica del señor Antonio es la producción agrícola, que en promedio anualmente manifiesta que realiza la venta de los siguientes productos y en las cantidades siguientes: Papa 120 cargas, Haba (verde) 40 cargas, Trigo (Grano) 10 cargas Cebada (Grano) 7 cargas. La siembra de estos cultivos lo realiza en sus propios terrenos heredados por sus padres en una superficie de 3 hectáreas los terrenos se hallan situados en la misma comunidad, los cuales cuentan con riego. Vive en una casa rustica de adobe, con este préstamo que realiza es para la compra abono de gallinaza y compra de ganado bovino y así con la producción en el futuro mejorara sus condiciones económicos y por tanto también la calidad de vida de sus dependientes.

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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.

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  • $2,817
    Average annual income
  • 94
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  • $28,138,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD
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This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,025 helped Antonio to buy chicken manure and cattle.
66% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Irregularly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 24, 2013
Listed
Sep 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered