Update on Clara EulaliaSra. Clara is a member of the Communal Bank “Los Talvos”. She lives in the neighborhood that surrounds the parish of Valle in the city of Cuenca, which is known for being a major producer of corn and having attractions, such as the Lakes of Chochapamba, which are full of totora reeds. The people are hardworking, friendly, and kind.
Sra. Clara is a 31-year-old single mother with three children (ages 9, 8, and 7), all of whom attend an elementary school in town. She owns the house in which she lives. Two years ago, Doña Clara opened a store where she now spends a great deal of time. She also raises chickens and guinea pigs, cultivates her land, and sets asides what she harvests for household consumption and for sale.
The money from her previous loan was invested in the purchase of provisions for her store. This time she is requesting another loan in order to buy chickens, guinea pigs, as well as provisions for her store. She enjoys her Communal Bank because of the friendship and unity that exists among all of the group members.
La Señora Clara tiene 31 años de edad, es madre soltera de 3 hijos de 9, 8 y 7 años de edad, todos están estudiando en una escuelita de la localidad, la casa en la que vive es propia
Doña Clara desde hace dos años tienen una tienda en a la cual le dedica mucho tiempo, también se dedica a la cría de pollos y cuyes, cultiva la tierra y lo que cosecha es para el consumo de su casa y la venta.
El dinero de su crédito anterior lo invirtió en la compra de víveres para su tienda, esta repitiendo su nuevo crédito para la compra de pollos, cuyes y víveres para su tienda. Su grupo de crédito le gusta por la amistad y solidaridad que existe entre todas las socias del grupo.
Previous Loan DetailsThis is Clara’s second loan with her communal bank Los Talvos. She lives in the Valle parish in Cuenca, which is filled with green fields and extensive meadows. The area has a blend of modern and old architecture. The people there make a living raising animals and working in agriculture, but they… More from Clara Eulalia's previous loan »
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