A loan of $750 helped purchase livestock.

Melva Rosa's story

Melva Rosa O. O. is 53 years old. Her business is beef butchering. She has been doing this work for more than 17 years and has always enjoyed it.

Melva works from her home, buying livestock from the producers who offer the best products, and personally taking charge of the butchering. Previously she also butchered pigs, but could not afford to continue this. Melva learned this trade from her family and later decided to start her own business at home.

She is seeking this loan to invest in the purchase more livestock and thus satisfy the needs of her customers. Her desire is to make improvements to her home.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer jeff hersk

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