A loan helped to buy pigs, a cow and animal feed.


Luz Maria's story

Luz is single and has one child. She is 34 and lives with her child in the town of Candido Dorada.

She is a member of the Suruhuayco community bank, located in Guanujo, 25 minutes away from Guaranda. The group has 14 members, who work agriculture and trade.

Luz makes a living growing corn, onions, wheat and potatoes and raising chickens, pigs and cattle. She is requesting the money to buy pigs, a cow and animal feed.

Her dream is to have her own home. In her free time she enjoys cleaning her house and looking after her animals.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer anonymized.


This loan is special because:

It allows rural farmers to make repayments when they harvest their crops.



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