A loan of $1,000 helped to buy dairy cows.


Carmen's story

Carmen is a farmer and also works raising dairy cows and selling the milk to the Pil Andina factory. She has a son who is a veterinarian and her partner in the loan. He is the only person who helps her out since her other children live far away and she was widowed some time ago. She is asking for her first loan through Kiva to buy dairy cows. She lives in the city of La Paz.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Emily Meinecke



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