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Emma Sofia

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San Gabriel, Carchi Province, Ecuador / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy a cow.


Emma Sofia's story

Emma is 48 years old. She is the single mother of two daughters who are 17 and 15 years old. They are receiving an education in a rural school in the area of San Isidro.

Emma doesn't have her own house, so is renting a small, old, adobe house in order to provide a roof for her daughters. Emma and her daughters survive through her work as a day laborer. She also raises cattle, a job she started two years ago as a way to obtain a little more income.

Emma is very happy with her business and wants to continue building it. For that reason she is humbly seeking the support of a loan that will allow her to buy another cow. She will be able to work with it to improve her earnings and to provide support and an education to her daughters so that they become something in life.