A loan helped to buy a cow.


Idalia's story

Idalia is 25 years old, single and has no children. She lives with her mother who supports her on everything she needs.
Idalia has always done housework, even at a young age she used to pick coffee with her mother on the farms. Nowadays, she prepares tamales to go sell them from house to house. She also raises cattle.
Idalia needs this loan to buy a cow, in order to get milk for cheese, cream, curd and cottage cheese.
She dreams of having a dairy stall and to save money to have her own home when she decides to marry.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Francis Gonzalez.


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It targets young unemployed individuals to receive business training.



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