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Total loan: $1,300

Maria Piedad

San Gabriel, Carchi Province, Ecuador / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy guinea pigs, chickens, pigs and feed for her livestock.


Maria Piedad's story

María is a 47 year old woman. She is married. Her children are already adults with independent homes. María is a nice and hardworking woman and this is how she has been able to educate her children. She works selling small animals like chickens, guinea pigs and pigs. This is how she earns a living. She requests this loan to grow her business. She is going to buy animals and feed for her livestock. María is thankful for the support that Kiva provides.