A loan helped to buy a cow to raise.


María Edith's story

María has a third-grade education. She is a single mother, and she has three children who are independent now.

María has had a store selling basic staples for 10 years. In addition, she raises cow and pigs, and she pays a person to help her take care of the animals. Another source of income is a mill, which she uses to provide services, and she also has experience in agriculture.

María needs the loan to buy a cow to raise.

María dreams of having a herd of many cows and of improving her home.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Laura Kanost.


This loan is special because:

It helps rural farmers and fishermen, while teaching sustainable agricultural practices.



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