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Ana is 53 years old, she lives with her 3 children, she is a widow, and her home is located in the community of Monteagudo. Her primary responsibilities include taking care of pigs and growing corn. She cares for the pigs in old corrals and she is able to earn some money from this activity every six months or so.
Ana is hard working, and that is why she is asking for this loan. She needs to purchase some supplies so she can plant more corn, because there has been a campaign promoting this produce, and so she hopes to be able to earn some more income. She also needs to cover the cost of school, everyday items, clothing, and other expenses that her 2 children have. By her helping them, her children will be able to finish their schooling and begin professional careers and have a better life.
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La señora Ana tiene 53 años de edad, vive con sus 3 hijos, es viuda, su domicilio está ubicado en la comunidad de Monteagudo. Sus principales actividades de la señora Ana es la crianza de cerdos criollos y producción de maíz, los cerdos los cría en corrales rústicos y obtiene ingresos cada seis meses de estas actividades.
Ana es una mujer muy trabajadora, es por eso que está solicitando crédito para la compra de insumos agrícola para la siembra de maíz, ya que están en campaña de producción, de esta manera podrá obtener ingresos de esta actividad y también cubrirá los gastos de estudios, útiles, ropas y otros de sus 2 hijos que tiene, de esta manera sus hijos lograran concluir sus estudios hasta salir profesionales y tener una mejor vida.

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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.

About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 197
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $31,410,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,450 helped Ana purchase agricultural supplies to plant corn.
75% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 26, 2013
Sep 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss: