Sra. Eva is 47 years old, married, and has two children who are dependent on her income. She produces raw milk and has 34 years of experience in this line of work. However, her cows have been ill and she has had to give them several treatments in order to prevent them from dying.
Eva is now requesting a loan to buy another dairy cow so that she can maintain her level of production. This will help her press forward despite the complications she has encountered. She is always looking for ways to provide for her family's well-being.
La señora Eva tiene 47 años de edad, está casada y tiene 2 hijos que dependen de sus ingresos. Se dedica a la producción de leche cruda y tiene una experiencia de 34 años en la actividad, pero su ganado se enfermó y tuvo que hacerles varios tratamientos para no perderlos, ahora solicita un crédito para comprar una cabeza de ganado vacuno lechero, de esta manera lograra mantener su nivel de producción y podrá salir adelante pese a las complicaciones que se le presentaron, buscando siempre el bienestar de su familia.
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.