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Total loan: $375
Ambatolampy, Antananarivo Province, Madagascar / Agriculture
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A loan helped to buy a steer and feed for it.
Jean Claude's story
Jean Claude is a 33 year old married man. The couple has six children. They live in a rural village. Jean Claude earns his living raising livestock and farming. He raises pigs and cattle. His wife sells yogourt. In order to increase his revenues Jean Claude joined Vahatra and takes out loans. He wants to build a house to live in the future and so he wants to save a lot of money. He has not had problems with his previous loans. He has decided to take this loan to buy a steer to add to his herd. He will resell the animal at an opportune time. He hopes to have the support of the lenders for this project.